Downgraded Detroit Water and Sewer Dept. to Sell $454 Million of Debt
- Detroit Sewers Take a Hit. Devitt, Caitlin // Bond Buyer;5/31/2012, Vol. 380 Issue 33723, p1
The article reports that Fitch Ratings Ltd. has downgraded three billion dollars of Detroit, Michigan's sewer bonds in preparation for a new-money issue in mid-June 2012. Fitch Ratings Ltd. analyst Doug Scott says that the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department's unstable financial performance...
- Detroit raising water rates. Defendis, Megan // Crain's Detroit Business;07/14/97, Vol. 13 Issue 28, p30
Reports on the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department's plans to raise rates in the 77 communities it serves. Reason for the increase in rates.
- Water Board Takes Control. Devitt, Caitlin // Bond Buyer;2/16/2011, Vol. 375 Issue 33468, p7
The article reports on a new regional water board which will take control of the Department of Water and Sewerage in Detroit, Michigan on April 1, 2011.
- Asset care system expanded. Parsons, Shannon // WaterWorld;Apr96, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p16
Reports on the expansion of the use of the asset care software system by the Detroit Department of Water and Sewerage in Michigan.
- Give Bing time to sort water system tangle. // Crain's Detroit Business;1/31/2011, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p8
The article presents the author's comments on dispute over the control of water department in Detroit, Michigan.
- Flint's Departure is a Fiscal Blow to Detroit Water System. DEVITT, CAITLIN // Bond Buyer;4/18/2013, Vol. 384 Issue 33897, p3
The article informs that the Water and Sewerage Department of Detroit, Michigan has to face an annual loss of 22 million U.S. dollars as the city of Flint is leaving the department and joining a group of local Michigan governments that are working on a pipeline project of 1.9 billion U.S. dollars.
- Detroit says contractor in default, seeks $90M to finish water project. Ankeny, Robert // Crain's Detroit Business;6/24/96, Vol. 12 Issue 26, p29
Reports on Detroit's Water and Sewerage Department's plan to ask $90 million from Bailey Controls Co. to complete a project for computerizing the city's water-treatment and distribution system. City Council's ruling that Bailey Controls is in default in an effort to move forward a project that...
- Water rates may rise. // Crain's Detroit Business;02/15/99, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p37
Reports on complaints aired by Detroit, Michigan residents about the city's water system during a hearing before the City Council in February 1999. Detroit Water and Sewerage Department's proposal to raise water rates.
- Residents support water strikers. // Michigan Citizen;10/14/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 49, p1
The article reports on the support of Detroit, Michigan residents to the strike held by the Detroit Department of Water and Sewerage workers.