BRADENTON, Fla. — The Jefferson County sewer default saga isn’t over, even after county commissioners announced a settlement agreement last month with creditors who hold more than $3 billion in defaulted sewer warrants.

Alabama legislators were not at the negotiating table, though the settlement requires action on their end. And lawmakers representing Jefferson County remain in disagreement over how or if they can help the county avoid filing the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history.

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