Asheville threatens to sue if McCrory signs water system bill

The Asheville City Council voted Tuesday to sue the state if a new law goes into effect transferring the city water system to a Metropolitan Sewerage District of Buncombe County.  The Republican-controlled legislature voted to transfer the city water system to the sewerage district last week, and the bill is now on the desk of Gov. Pat McCrory. The bill was introduced at the urging of several Buncombe County GOP lawmakers.

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