The city of Asheville, the Metropolitan Sewerage District of Buncombe County, and Henderson County officials have been negotiating and discussing the possibility of merging Asheville’s water system with MSD. Here are a few documents related to the topic. For more information, see “Reluctant Partners: Asheville, MSD Take Tentative Steps Toward Merger” in the Aug. 1, 2012 issue of Xpress.
H925 first edition, a bill proposed by Rep. Tim Moffitt to take Asheville’s water system and give it to MSD.
Legislative report on the transfer of Asheville’s water system.
May 18 letter from MSD Chair Steve Aceto to Mayor Terry Bellamy.
June 19 letter from Mayor Bellamy to Rep. Moffitt.
Report from MSD to the legislative commission studying the water system.