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Petal Looks at New Waste-Water Options

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The City of Petal is looking for alternate ways to handle it's waste.

Currently, the City of Hattiesburg treats Petal's wastewater.

In August after prices nearly doubled, Petal filed a lawsuit.

Petal Mayor Hal Marx said city officials are now seeking prices from contractors to find out how feasible it would be to just build their own treatment facility.

He said they are still in the early stages, and it will be a while before the final decision is made.

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