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Mountain Water Company

Background: The City of Missoula has taken legal action to use condemnation to acquire Mountain Water Company, Missoula's water utility.  

Chamber action to date: The Chamber continues to monitor this issue.


Mountain Water Company has published the following: 

Brief Fact Sheet (2/12/15)

Frequently Asked Questions 

Mountain Water President October 15 Letter to the Editor

Recent media:

Mountain Water employees reject city's contract offer

Judge denies motion to delay Mountain Water trial

At what cost is Mountain Water no longer a good deal?

Councilors debate city's effort to condemn Mountain Water Co.

From the Mayor's February 12, 2014 presentation:

Actions to Date

Advantages of Municipal Ownership

Summary of Valuation Methods

The Eminent Domain Process


More information:

Engen March 17 response to Carlyle

Carlyle response to Engen offer

Engen offer to Carlyle

Engen memo to Council on Mountain Water Co. purchase 

Mayor presentation on city ownership of Mountain Water Co.

Ordinance authorizing mayor to pursue negotiations for Mountain Water Co.

In the media: 

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