Rural South Carolina counties team up to woo industry with water system

Molis, Jim
October 1997
Bond Buyer;10/27/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30260, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on a move by South Carolina counties and several of their municipalities to form a regional water authority to woo industry to the south-central part of the state. Financing of project partly with bonds; Passage of legislation including tax breaks for companies investing in rural and impoverished areas; Terms under agreement forming the agency.


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