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Don't let water slip through our fingers
Don't let water slip through our fingers

Regarding the recent protests over how Baltimore should manage its water ("Baltimore officials say there's no plan to privatize water system," Oct. 24), I support the people rallying at City Hall and at the public hearing on the proposed Veolia contract. We need more transparency and accountability for our government services. It is especially important that the public is involved in decisions about our most essential public resource — our water. This is precisely the reason we should be concerned about Veolia, the water-privatizing corporation attempting to secure a consulting contract with Baltimore. Veolia's bid has not been made public despite Maryland...