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SEWER. Properly a trench artificially made for the purpose of carrying water into the sea, river, or some other place of reception. Public sewers are, in general, made at the public expense. Crabb, R. P. Sec. 113.

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As one who long in populous City pent, Where Houses thick and Sewers annoy the Aire, Forth issuing on a Summers Morn, to breathe Among the pleasant Villages and Farmes Adjoynd, from each thing met conceaves delight, The smell of Grain, or tedded Grass, or Kine, Or Dairie, each rural sight, each rural sound; If chance with Nymphlike step fair Virgin pass, What pleasing seemd, for her now pleases more, She most, and in her look summs all Delight.
Let the sewers serve and the minstrels play, while we drain a cup to the brave days that are before us in the south
Tenders are invited for Professional Sewer Construction Management Engineering Services
SAK is repairing the sewer and pipeline infrastructure in these metropolitan areas by utilizing state-of-the-art trenchless technologies, including CIPP (cured-in-place pipe) pipeline rehabilitation.
I live in a house where the sewer from several neighbouring houses feeds into it and runs through our land and out to connect to the main sewer in the road.
Lengths of sewers laid since then between houses and the public sewer were in private ownership and the maintenance responsibility rested with the house owner.
WEBSTER - The Board of Selectmen hammered out rules and regulations for the use of town athletic fields and dished out abatements for water and sewer at its meeting March 14.
SANTA CLARITA -- Water regulators voted unanimously Thursday to adopt a plan that will hasten the deadline for lowering salt levels in the Santa Clara River, a move that could quadruple local sewer rates.
When combined sewer systems were introduced in 1855, they were hailed as a vast improvement over urban cesspool ditches that ran along city streets and spilled over when it rained.
The connection points between sewer service laterals and a sewer main are frequently identified as weak points in a typical sanitary sewer system.
Romano prepared a form description of the Lakeview House, which contained the representation that the house was connected to a city sewer system.
NEW YORK -- Fitch assigns an 'AA' rating to JEA Water and Sewer System, Florida's (W&S) $98.