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F Manning - Order Sub Station Fenced The complaint against...
Order Sub Station Fenced The complaint against the high tension wires and the sub-station of the Illinois Power and Light Corn- pany located in the heart of the city at Sixth and Lorena nvenues came up for another airing before the council council last night. City Counselor Manning Manning reported that he had notified tha company of the complaints of residents residents and had conveyed a mild request request of \tho city council that tht, sub-Btation recently destroyed by lightning be rebuilt outside of town. He reported that the official to whom ha talked did not warm up over the Idea of removal. The official answered that there was no hazard ns was claimed, but that the company did Intend to erect a high fence and clear. oft the ground so that it would hava a neat appearance. When asked about the time for doing this, the official answered that It might be within the next six months. The council did not seem to ba pleased with the answer and onmotlon of Alderman Hubbard It was decided that the city counselor should send

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 22 Sep 1925, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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