Leadership

Piping Water From New Jersey.

Issue 17 and Volume 46.

Piping Water From New Jersey. Bayonne, N. J.—The city council here has proved recreant to the interests of the state, in the fight that is being waged against the water supply grabbing corporations. For a “consideration,” to-wit, all the water it needs for firefighting purposes and a bonus of $5, for every million gallons of water sent across to Staten Island, the water company is to be permitted to lay a second water main through Bayonne territory from Belleville to the Kill von Kull. With this and the connection across the Kill, the water line to Richmond county will be complete.

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