Des Moines Water Works Sues Counties over Nitrates

The debate over how to improve the water quality of Iowa’s rivers and streams took center stage inside Des Moines Water Works’ headquarters Thursday afternoon.

Dozens of people debated the utility’s plan to sue three northwestern Iowa counties over high nitrate levels in the Raccoon River.

In the end, the waterworks moved forward with its plans to sue the supervisors in Sac, Buena Vista and Calhoun counties.

Read more at http://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/2015/01/08/des-moines-water-works-sues-sac-buena-vista-calhoun-counties-clean-water-act/21470973/

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