* Borough Members Kenny Williams and Jean Hupp were absent for this September 4th specially set meeting on sewage authority price hikes.

The meeting was scheduled due to a 113% price hike in sewage authority billing. It began with borough council discussing a timeline of events leading up to the present day.

Issues discussed ranged from a damaged infrastructure to potential losses of large sums of money.

The borough currently receives $50,000.00 a year from the authority to repair infrastructure, which comes out to less than $0.01 per foot.

The public comment portion of the meeting begins at [11:30].

Don: Was upset council does not remove the members they appointed to the water and sewage authority. The borough solicitor said he will research the law to see if council has that power, and will have more information at the next borough meeting.

Midland Citizen: Discussion about the history of the authority. The authority, according to the borough, is refusing to hold discussions about how to solve current issues.

Matthew LaComb
Matt is a BeaverCountian.com multimedia contributor. When he doesn't have a camera in his hands, he's often conducting research projects for the site.

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Dennis V D’Itri

I would love to receive my Pension Chk soon !!! It’s only been 1 yr & 7 mos thst I hve been trying to get the Midland Municipal Authority to issue me a Pension Chk. I put 20 yrs in with the Water Co.and still nothing . I guess they (For The Authority) hve to justify having a solicitor?!!!!
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Silence doo good
Silence doo good

Midland is a shit hole it needs burnes to the groubs