NH City To Pay $30M To Upgrade Sewer System

Law360, New York (May 28, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The city of Lebanon, N.H., has agreed to upgrade its wastewater system at a cost of about $30.2 million to settle U.S. Environmental Protection Agency allegations that the city illegally discharged raw sewage into nearby bodies of water for at least five years.

EPA announced Thursday that Lebanon had committed to upgrade its sanitary wastewater and stormwater sewer system as part of a consent decree, bringing an end to a lawsuit the U.S. government filed just a day earlier in the U.S. District District Court for...
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