Pumping Reduced 50 Per Cent. in St. Mary’s

Issue 1 and Volume 77.

Pumping Reduced 50 Per Cent. in St. Mary’s By the installation of a new well at St. Mary’s, Ohio, the pumping cost of the water works has been reduced fifty per cent. according to estimates by Service Director Charles W. Niles. Five cents per one-thousand gallons is the approximate cost of pumping during a two-days test at the new water well. The new well is now supplying the demand of the entire town and the output appears ample to meet the current demand for water. I he old wells are temporarily shut down until a new pump at the central station is connected. Exact figures are given by the service department office showing the cost and the result of the water well installation. Five hundred dollars per month is the estimated cost, according to the test, of water pumping for the entire community. This figure is the basis of the…

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