Issue 11 and Volume 23.

WATER SUPPLY There is a project on foot at Columbus, Ohio, for the construction of a dam in the Scioto river, for an additional water supply. The citizens will decide the qustion by vote on April next. Julian Griggs is chief engineer. The village board of Plainfield, Ill., will issue $2,500 in bonds for a system of water works for fire protectipn. According to a press report, the water supply has been turned off at Arkansas City, Ark , by the water company, as the authorities failed to satisfy a judgment for about $9,000 for water used. Report says that there is some prospect of a system of water works for Smithburg, Md. M. M. Dreibellis, C. E., may be addressed. The citizens of Lubec, Me., are agitating the subject of a water supply, and it is probable that the movement will soon take active shape. The issue of $75,000…

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