TITLE

Trouble down below and in the bank accounts

AUTHOR(S)
Lafferty, Brennan
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Waste News;3/28/2005, Vol. 10 Issue 26, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that funding shortfall could bring wastewater infrastructure to crisis in Providence, Rhode Island. Samuel Gray work lives on in Providence. More than 100 years ago Providence's city engineer traveled to Paris to study its sewer system. When Providence's system came online in 1901, it was just the third in the United States, securing its place at the time as the cutting edge of wastewater treatment. Some of the work that Gray designed, like a treatment plant, still operates in Providence even as it and other components are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
ACCESSION #
16621684

 

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