Sewer upgrade project could cost Pennsylvania county $21B

04/2/2009 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Complying with a federal order requiring it to upgrade its sewer and storm water management system could cost Pennsylvania's Allegheny County $21 billion, according to a recent audit. The upgrade is expected to begin in about five years. Officials say residents could face a rate increase of more than $3,000 per year if the Allegheny County Sanitary Authority does not receive outside funding to pay for the project.

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