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In Wimberley, a fight bubbles up over sewage and a beloved swimming hole

As the city in Hays County decides how to move forward with a wastewater treatment plant, residents worry that outsourcing services to a corporation could put the Blue Hole swimming area at risk.

Visitors enjoy spring-fed Cypress Creek at Blue Hole Regional Park on July 19, 2018.
Businesses along the square in Wimberly show their opposition to turning over any portion of the City of Wimberley's wastewater treatment project to Aqua Texas.

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