Milestones in Massachusetts Infrastructure
Jamaica Pond Aquaduct Company established
Massachusetts General Hospital opens
Ceremony in Boston Common
Lake Cochuitate and Aquaduct are built
Mystic Lake added to system
Sudbury system adds 7 additional reservoirs to system
Echo Bridge Aquaduct crosses Charles River
Period severe drought
1880 - 1884
Board of Health study leads to formation of MDC in 1919
First subway in America is opened in Boston
Wachusett Reservoir construction begins.
Will be largest reservoir in the world.