Leadership

WATER IMPROVEMENTS FOR CLEVELAND.

Issue 13 and Volume 56.

WATER IMPROVEMENTS FOR CLEVELAND. In a report on water works needs to Public Utilities Director C. W. Stage, of Cleveland, O., C. F. Schulz, Commissioner of Water Works, stated an additional bond issue of $2,500,000 should be authorized before the end of the year to complete projects now under way and those about to be started. This would bring the total water works issue for the year up to $5,000,000. The expenditures now proposed will, it is figured, care for the city for many years to come. The new tunnel under way will give capacity enough to care for a population of 2,000.000. The proposed new $2,500,000 expenditure is divided by Commissioner Schulz as follows: $500,000 additional for rehabilitation of the old Division avenue N. W. pumping station; $1,000,000 for the east side filtration plant and for pumps for the Kirtland station; $1,000,000 for the new reservoir on the Heights…

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