The Jefferson County, Alabama County Commission votes 4-1 to file for Chapter 9 bankruptcy...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Jefferson County, Alabama County Commission votes 4-1 to file for Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection. Coming at the end of a back and forth process that's been going on as long as Greece, it would be the largest municipal filing in history, stemming from billions in debt taken on for the Taj Mahal of sewer treatment plants.