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Detroit Reaches Historic Water Deal With Suburbs

September 9, 2014

The city of Detroit has reached a historic agreement with its suburbs to create a regional water authority. The tentative deal allows Detroit to limit shutting-off service to water customers and could remove the water system as a bargaining chip in the city’s ongoing bankruptcy proceedings. WDET’s Quinn Klinefelter was at the announcement and talked about it with WDET’s Jerome Vaughn…