Supplement | HBS Case Collection | December 2012 (Revised January 2013)

Jefferson County (E): Postscript

by Daniel Bergstresser and Randolph B. Cohen

Abstract

Jefferson County, Alabama, faces an EPA mandate requiring sewer system upgrades. How will they finance the upgrades? What consequences will follow?

Keywords: local government; political process; bankruptcy; Urban development; debt management; financial planning; Urban Development; Infrastructure; Borrowing and Debt; Government and Politics; Public Administration Industry; Alabama;

Citation:

Bergstresser, Daniel, and Randolph B. Cohen. "Jefferson County (E): Postscript." Harvard Business School Supplement 213-060, December 2012. (Revised January 2013.)