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Wakefield formalizes water plan beyond city line

By P.J. GLISSON

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WAKEFIELD - The Wakefield City Council voted Monday evening to adopt a final water project plan in relation to an area of Wakefield Township that is served by the city water system.

"The area affectionately known as 'Bingoville' comprises five properties in the immediate area of the former Bingo Motel and Gas Station," wrote Brown in a related report to the council.

Brown explained that the "substandard" connection had been installed privately years ago, after which owners of several additional residences also tapped into the line without informing t...