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July 2017

Towns Regret Selling Public Water Systems Amid Budget Shortfalls

  • 10 July 2017
  • scalera
Towns regret selling public water systems amid budget shortfalls, neglected infrastructure
LAKE STATION, Ind. - This hard-luck town just south of Chicago is weighing a decision confronting many small and midsize cities with shrinking populations and chronic budget deficits: whether to sell the public water system to a for-profit corporati...