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County to explore secondary water source for public system

by Kate Shunney

Projecting ahead to an extension of public water and sewer lines south along U.S. 522, county officials have started talking about finding a second public water source for the central portion of Morgan County.

The Berkeley Springs Waterworks, owned by the Town of Bath, is the sole public water source for Berkeley Springs residents and businesses.

When county commissioners approached the Town of Bath about extending their water lines . . .