BRADENTON, Fla. — Jefferson County, Ala., has proposed an aggressive timetable for exiting Chapter 9 bankruptcy this year but objections have been lodged before the judge overseeing the case can even confirm the schedule.

Objections to the county's disclosure statement and plan to adjust its debt have been filed by a local water board and a city, a group of elected officials and residents whose previous complaint was suspended, and ratepayers pushing back against proposed sewer system rate increases necessary to support the plan of adjustment.

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