Board member Barry Ehinger
With months of controversy now mostly behind them, members of the Adams County Regional Sewer District board on Thursday got down to the nuts and bolts of turning a rural sewer system from a conceptual idea into reality.
Last month the seven-member regional sewer board voted to proceed with plans to construct a rural sewer system to serve approximately 233 households in the outlying areas of Monmouth, Bobo, Pleasant Mills and Arcadia Village.
The 7-0 vote came after more than a year of meetings, during which many members of the public expressed opposition to the proposal that will cost affected homeowners an estimated $86 monthly.
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