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Anti-sewer demonstrators gathered together Tuesday outside the Douglas County Courthouse following a district court hearing over a lawsuit filed recently by county residents against the Central Lakes Region Sanitary District.

Group files lawsuit to stop new sewer system

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Four Douglas County residents have filed a lawsuit against the Central Lakes Region Sanitary District, alleging CLRSD officials violated the legislation that initially created the district, operating for years without a valid comprehensive plan.


Such a plan must be completed, they say, before the district's board can act on any decisions, such as approving a multimillion-dollar sewer system, and without one CLRSD has no jurisdiction over any community claimed within its boundaries.

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