TITLE

WSCC Approves Two Measures, Allowing Projects to Progress

AUTHOR(S)
Newman, Emily
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;9/7/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31963, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC), suburban Maryland's embattled public water utility, last week approved two measures that will allow previously delayed bond-funded projects to proceed. The commission's six-member board signed off on a $10 million project to design a water supply main to serve the WSSC's two counties, Prince George's and Montgomery, and also gave the go-ahead to continue planning on a nearly $80 million project to renovate the utility's Potomac Water Filtration Plant.
ACCESSION #
14371527

 

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