Draining Chicago

Chapter 4 Photos, 1–23

(photos 24–46 here and 47–69 here)

North Area Sewersheds and Watersheds

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DC-Photo 4.14

April 1, 1925. The contractor has completed the north end of North Side Intercepting Sewer No. 3 at Howard Street and has installed a bulkhead to seal the end of the section of sewer. The bulkhead will remain in place for two or three years until another contractor completes the connection to the influent screen chamber for the North Side Sewage Treatment Works. (MWRD photo 11651)