Henry County Regional Water & Sewer Recovers Over $200,000 in Water Tower Settlement

Henry County Regional Water & Sewer District recently recovered over $200,000 to resolve a contractual dispute with a construction company.  Spitler Huffman, LLP's Christopher Frasor represented the District in the dispute. Mr. Frasor presented the check to the Board at the District's regular meeting on May 3rd, 2017.  As part of the settlement, the District … Continue reading Henry County Regional Water & Sewer Recovers Over $200,000 in Water Tower Settlement

NOT IN MY FRONT YARD: PRIVATE DEVELOPER’S AGREEMENTS STRUCK DOWN AS UNCONSTITUTIONAL IN OHIO’S 11TH DISTRICT

What Is A Private Developer's Agreement? Picture this:  you and your spouse just bought a home on 5 acres in a serene country setting on the far fringes of the city.  After a few months, a private developer buys 80 acres of farmland a half mile down the road from your new house.  The developer … Continue reading NOT IN MY FRONT YARD: PRIVATE DEVELOPER’S AGREEMENTS STRUCK DOWN AS UNCONSTITUTIONAL IN OHIO’S 11TH DISTRICT

TRIHALOMETHANES: YOU DON’T HAVE CHOLERA (BUT YOU STILL MIGHT HAVE A PROBLEM)

When was the last time you missed work because you had cholera?  Never, because for the last hundred years or so, U.S. water distribution systems have been disinfecting drinking water by adding chlorine. Chlorine itself is a cheap and effective killer of bacteria and viruses which would otherwise find their way into our drinking water, … Continue reading TRIHALOMETHANES: YOU DON’T HAVE CHOLERA (BUT YOU STILL MIGHT HAVE A PROBLEM)

Ayersville Water & Sewer District Recovers Substantial Share of Missing Funds

Defiance, Ohio- The Ayersville Water & Sewer District has recovered a substantial share of funds which, according to the State Auditor, were apparently taken by a former District employee.  The District, in collaboration with the Ohio Attorney General's office, recovered roughly 80% of the misappropriated funds.  A link to the Crescent-News article on the investigation … Continue reading Ayersville Water & Sewer District Recovers Substantial Share of Missing Funds