New Backgrounder Highlights Benefits of Pennsylvania’s Act 12
In 2016, the Pennsylvania legislature passed Act 12 with bipartisan support to reform the antiquated accounting rules that previously forced local governments to sell distressed water and sewer systems at rock bottom prices.
Since Act 12 passed, communities across the Commonwealth have benefited, including McKeesport, Exeter, Limerick, East Norriton, Cheltenham, and New Garden. The experiences of these communities and the benefits they have received – including investment for safe and reliable infrastructure, professional operations, and stronger consumer protections – are detailed in Truth from the Tap’s latest backgrounder.
Check it out here.