Call city council and county commission about the proposed MSD agreement !
Many concerns still exist about the new city /county proposal for running the Sewer District. This agreement will last for 45 years so it is important to take the time to get it right!
- The requirements for board decision-making (supermajority) will stall the implementation of the consent decree and lead to more sewer backups into homes and businesses.
- There is no need to rush the deal and cut off public participation — there are options that also accommodate the need to reassure the bond market.
- Any other issues from the Sierra Club letter or your personal experience.
Please call (or email) the following and ask them to allow time to review and amend the agreement.
Commissioner Denise Driehaus 946-4406 firstname.lastname@example.org
Commissioner Todd Portune 946-4401 Todd.Portune@hamilton-co.org
Council member Yvette Simpson 352-5260 email@example.com
Council member PG Sittenfeld 352-5270 pg.Sittenfeld@cincinnati-oh.gov
Council member Chris Seelbach 352-5210 Chris.Seelbach@cincinnati-oh.gov
Council member Charles Winburn 352-5354 firstname.lastname@example.org
Council member Wendell Young 352-3466 email@example.com
Council member Chris Smitherman 352-3464 firstname.lastname@example.org
Council member Kevin Flynn 352-4550 Kevin.email@example.com
Check out Sierra Club’s letter about the MSD commitment letter. 2017-08-07 Sierra Club and M. Wall Review of Proposed MSD Agreement
See the City and County Commitment Letter –>1013-Notice-of-Filing-Letter.pdf for their rough outline of the 45 year deal. See what Sierra Club thinks of the deal–> Deep Flaws in Sewer Deal Require Your Help at Monday Evening Meeting