Latest Waterworks Items.

Issue 2 and Volume 49.

Latest Waterworks Items. Ashland, Ore., turned down the proposition to bond tin city for $170,000 to rebuild the municipal water plant. The bonds were defeated by 182 votes. Worcester, Mass., is to expend $250,000 on new reservoirs. It will cost fully $1,000,000 to place the Kendall reservoir in proper shape. Yonkers, N. Y., has decided to spend another $1,200 for a pitotneter inspection of its waste water. Seventy-five per cent, of the water supply of Toronto, Can., has been cut off by the blocking of the intake pipe from some unknown cause. Divers are at work investigating, but in the meantime householders and factories are growing fearful fist the entire supply of 40,000,000 gallons per day be cut off. Fire pressure has also been correspondingly reduced. Articles of incorporation of the Pine Mountain Water Company have been filed with the county clerk at San Francisco, Cal. The corporation is capitalized…

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