Potential resident upset: Public hearing set for possible water sale
SOUTH WHITLEY — An initiative to halt the sale of the South Whitley’s water utility had Town Council members discussing protocol for the upcoming public hearing.Town Attorney Greg Hockemeyer advised the members that the meeting, which is set for Dec. 3 at 6:30 p.m., was necessary before adopting an ordinance to authorize the sale of the water utility to Indiana American Water, a company that currently services 30 states.This ordinance does not mean the town will sell, it simply allows councilmen to further explore the value of the utility and entertain offers.To read the rest of this story, see the Nov. 27 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.