CLAYTON – Customers of the city of Clayton will pay more for water beginning in January.
Rusty water, boil water notice, brown water plan — all things hungry diners and sleepy tourists aren’t looking for when visiting the restaurants and hotels of Rabun County.
Clayton’s issues with water sanitation have reached a boiling point with the city’s business owners and restaurateurs.
In the early 1990s, growth in Clayton came to grinding halt because of a state-mandated moratorium prohibiting new customers on the city’s water system.
Nearly a month after the Rabun County Water and Sewer Authority filed a lawsuit against the City of Clayton seeking restitution and control of the Boggs Mountain water infrastructure, the city has