Leadership

SEWERAGE.

Issue 3 and Volume 1892 12.

SEWERAGE. The contractor having in charge the extension of the Wingohocking sewer northwardly from Chelton avenue, Germantown, Pa., is making rapid progress with the work. The sewer has been completed within a few feet of the breast of the old dam, and the demolition of that has begun. A flume has been run into that body of water, and a portion of the breastwork has been torn down. By the middle of the month the sewer will be completed as far as the money appropriated for it will go, and a valuable tract of land will be reclaimed for building and other purposes. Braddock, Pa., has voted in favor of $100,000 bonded indebtedness for permanent street and sewer improvements. Salisbury, Md., is to have a sewerage system. The commission appointed by order of the court to inquire as to the necessity of a west side trunk sewer in the town…

Subscribe to unlock this content

Subscribe Now