Leadership

SEWERAGE

Issue 4 and Volume 1895 18.

SEWERAGE Pittsburg, Pa, will soon have another big sewer which will drain the territory of Oakland. Bellefleld, and the Squirrel Hill district in the East End, and will complete the main sewerage system of the city at a cost of $500,900. Operations have bean begun on the new drainage canal in Portland, Ill., which is to be eight miles long and seventeen feet wide, with two lateral canals. It will cost $16,000 tnd reclaim over 7,000 acres of swamp lands. A relief sewer will be built at Brooklyn to relieve the sewers in Knickerbocker, Wyckoff, and Morgan avenues. The sewer will cost $150,000. It. will discharge storm waters at the bead of Newtown canal. The city of Worcester. Mass., is to be called to account, unless it n’t one • purities Its sewage in such a way as not to pollute the drinking water of MiUbury. A sewer is being…

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