(1) They may purchase, construct, lease, rent, manage and maintain any system or part
of any system of waterworks, hydrants and supplies of water, telegraphic or other
police or fire signals, and pass all ordinances, penal or otherwise, that shall be
necessary for the full protection, maintenance, management and control of the property
so leased, purchased or constructed.
(2) If any payment on a contract with a private person, firm, or corporation to construct
all or part of any waterworks system is retained or withheld, it shall be retained
or withheld and released as provided in Section 13-8-5.
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