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  New Waterworks Authorized
Category:  Human and Social Services, Planning and Development
Brief Description:  In 1863, the state legislature authorized the City to build a new waterworks and created the board of water commissioners. Construction did not begin until after the 1866 cholera epidemic.
Year:  1863
Decade:  1860 - 1869
Beginning Date:    1863
Ending Date:    1863



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