Standard & Poor’s Monday lowered its long-term rating on DeKalb County, Ga.’s general obligation bonds to BBB from AA-minus.

The agency also lowered the county’s appropriation-backed debt to BBB-minus from A-plus, and its water and sewer revenue bonds to AA-minus from AA-plus.

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