The Cayuga Inlet

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Peak of industrialism

1900

Date is an approximation

Typhoid outbreak

1903

Lake Transportation ends

1907

(Because of the burning of the Frontenac)

Barges start to disappear: inlet use turns from industrial to recreational

1918

Police Crack Down on "Squatters"

1925 - 1929

Flood Disaster

1935

City recognizes need for advanced flood control system

Property Values Spike

1950

Inlet Dredged and Straightened, Flood Control Channel Dug

1964

Flood Control Project Complete

1970