Leadership

THE DENVER UNION WATER COMPANY.

Issue 2 and Volume 22.

THE DENVER UNION WATER COMPANY. IT must have been a very great surprise to the water works men who recently visited Denver, to learn that an antagonistic spirit exists there among the people towards the water works company. This surprise was greater after the members of the American Water Works Association had had an opportunity to examine the plant and inspect the different details of its construction. It was the unanimous opinion of these men that the present Denver water works system, while showing many points of difficult construction, was. at the same time, the most perfect they had examined in the course of their professional career. The difficulty of the source of supply; the expensive means that had to be adopted for filtration, and the yet more difficult constituency to serve, certainly combine features that make the water works of the Denver Union Water Company a striking example of…

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