Waterworks News Items

Issue 14 and Volume 52.

Waterworks News Items A large reservoir for the city of Fort Dodge, Iowa, is to be built on Duck Island. Leaky mains at Louisville are causing consid crable trouble. Myerstown, Pa., Water Company has reelected all of its old officers. For the first time in five or six years there has been no shutdown this year at Holyoke, Mass., because of a shortage of water. The daily per capita consumption of water in Philadelphia is two hundred and ten gallons, as against one hundred and fifty in New York City. The reservoir just built for the supply of Hamburg, la., is located on a high hill and ha a capacity of two hundred thousand gallons. The water of delinquent consumers at Dallas, Tex., is being cut off. No pay, no water is the rule. -. Sacramento, Cal., will no longer furnish freewater to the really poor, as very few cases…

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