May 10, 2016: HRWA and City of Franklin reach agreement on Clean Water Act federal lawsuit HRWA filed regarding noncompliance with state sewage treatment plant permit.
November 4, 2015- Federal Judge Dismisses City of Franklin's legal tactics against HRWA: free speech legal expert, Paul Levy, an attorney at Public Citizen, in Washington, DC, interviewed by Tennessean says "What they want to do is beat the (watershed association) into the ground.... I would say it is a form of bullying."
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The Harpeth Has Been Listed by American Rivers as One of America's Most Endangered Rivers of 2015.
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The City of Franklin is planning to spend $100,000,000 on sewer and drinking water.
Their plans must improve the health of the Harpeth River!
Clean Water Act Lawsuit:
Water Quality Impairment: