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Illinois reservoir project aims to draw in rainwater, prevent flooding

July 10, 2017  By The Chicago Sun-Times

Cook County, IL – A project to build 109 miles of deep tunnel and a 10-billion-gallon reservoir in Illinois is aimed at helping rainwater find its way into a treatment plant without first detouring through basements – a phenomenon caused by climate change and a rise in the amount of paved ground. The Chicago Sun-Times reports. | READ MORE

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