Court ruling complicates Michigan sewer compliance

Ward, Andrew
March 1999
Bond Buyer;03/12/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30597, p32
Trade Publication
Reports on the Michigan Supreme Court's order for Lansing to halt collection of a rainwater runoff fee to be used to finance sewer-separation projects in the city. View of the Supreme Court's move as a setback to efforts to fund capital programs necessary to bring their sewer systems into compliance with the federal Clean Water Act; Federal law requiring the separation of stormwater systems from sewer systems.


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