Regarding issues linked more specifically to budgetary control, amendments address modifications
to financial control and the internal audit system, points including in the Commission's reform package.
Previously, the board allocated only a small portion of the CIP to address modifications
to its East Bank Sewer Treatment Plant (the largest of the board's two wastewater treatment plants).
Bethlehem Steel announced today that it has filed a motion with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York requesting formation under Section 1114 of Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code of a Court-appointed committee composed of Bethlehem Steel retirees to address modifications
to health and welfare benefits for current retirees, their spouses and dependents.