Asheville City Council will hold joint Sept. 18 water system meeting with state legislators

From the City Clerk’s Office:

The Asheville City Council has invited our state legislators to attend a joint City Council/State Legislators meeting on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, at 1:00 p.m. in the US Cellular Center Banquet Hall. The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss the progress of good faith negotiations relating to the Metropolitan Sewerage District/Water System Committee recommendations.

Welcome Introductions
September 18, 2012 1:00 P.M.
US Cellular Center Banquet Hall
Update on City’s Work Related to Legislative Study Committee Recommendations
Update by Council’s Liaisons to MSD Briefing by State Legislators Discussion Next Steps


0 thoughts on “Asheville City Council will hold joint Sept. 18 water system meeting with state legislators

  1. Gordon Smith

    Mr. Peck,

    Rep. Moffitt hadn’t replied at all to any City entreaties, so there was no way for us to know he had a Raleigh meeting. This is our second or third attempt at arranging a meeting, and we didn’t hear from Rep. Moffitt.

    I’m gratified to learn that he has a meeting in Raleigh. It would have been more efficient to simply communicate directly to us, but this method has its own charm.

    Asheville will continue to do its best to address the requests of the “study committee” and to work in good faith to ensure that all of the facts are on the table regarding a possible merger of the systems. It would have been helpful to have a little more input, but hearing from you here will have to be enough, I reckon.

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