After more than a week spent skiing with family in Colorado I finally descended the mountains to the reality that it is really 2017. Donald Trump will actually be our sitting president in less than two weeks. 418 more words
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January 23, 1913: Two articles in Engineering News.
“Night Soil Incinerating Furnace at a Contractor’s Camp.” By Arthur W. Tidd, “The new 500-million-gallons-daily Catskill water-system for New York City, now being built by the Board of Water Supply, necessitates that construction work shall be carried on from the Ashokan Reservoir in the Catskill Mountains to New York City, a distance of approximately 100 miles. 464 more words
Doctors and environmentalists oppose a proposal for Marion County to burn Portland garbage in local incinerators.
They object to Metro, the regional government for people living in the Portland area, shipping 200,000 tons of waste each year to the Covanta Marion waste-to-energy facility in Brooks. 20 more words