Commentary

Akron Voters to Decide Fate of Wastewater Privatization Plan

From Bond Buyer, a good overview of the politics surrounding Akron, OH Mayor Donald Plusquellic’s plan to lease the city’s wastewater system and use the proceeds to fund a local college scholarship program. Akron voters will decide the fate of the proposal in November.

Leonard Gilroy is vice president of government reform at Reason Foundation and senior managing director of Reason's Pension Integrity Project.