Issue 27 and Volume 44.

WATERWORKS ITEMS FROM ALL PARTS Special Reports to FIRE. AND WATER ENGINEERING. Moline, Ill., has contracted for a 6-in. main. Holly, Mich., is driving a well for a water supply. Grand Forks, N. Dak., is building a waterworks system. North Pascagoula, La., is extending its waterworks system. Shenandoah, Pa., is drilling 10-in. wells for an additional supply. Mount Healthy, Ohio, will be supplied with water by Cincinnati. St. Louis, like Pittsburg, may electrocute the microbes in its water supply. Tacoma, Wash., has contracted for the laying of a 12-in. main at a cost of $6,404. The vote at Grants Pass, Ore., against municipal ownership of the Royal River Water company’s system was 344 to 52. Until the springs revive, Ephrata, Pa., has made arrangements to pump water into its reservoirs from the Cocalico creek, 600 ft. distant. J. H. Forbes and company, of Caldwell, Idaho, have been awarded a contract…

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