Palm Beach County said Friday it plans to assume control of the nearly bankrupt Glades Utility Authority, ending a year-long battle over the future of the three-year-old venture.
County officials proposed the takeover plan in 2011 to keep the utility out of bankruptcy. South Bay commissioners repeatedly turned down the agreement. But after a change in city leadership, the South Bay commission this month voted 2-0 in favor of the plan.
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