Leadership

WATER SYSTEM OF WARE.

Issue 11 and Volume 23.

WATER SYSTEM OF WARE. Thomas C. Gleason, the superintendent of the water works, of Ware, Mass., has submitted his annual report to the water commissioners, from which arc gleaned the following statistics: Number of public gates added during the year, two; total now in use, 113; number of private hydrants added, six; total now in use, III, The total number of services now amounts to 719, sixteen having beeu added dnring the year; water pumped during the year, 90,724.170 gallons; average daily consumption, 248,559 gallons; families supplied with town w ater, 1,182; total length of main pipe in use,10.94 miles; total length of private pipe now in use, 7,000 feet; received for water, $10,615.55; price per 1,000 gallons, it.7 cents; price per 1.000 gallons tor metered water, 17.73 cents; cost of pumping, figuring on total maintenance and including interest on the plant, six cents per f.000 gallons; total cost of…

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