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Assembly approves South Tongass water ordinance

The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly approved an ordinance requiring new homes and those within a certain distance of the water main to tap into the South Tongass line.  Bill Rotecki gives details of the meeting.  Assembly020414

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