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VIDEO: Thornton Quarry protects Chicagoland

Oct 09, 2013

VIDEO: Thornton Quarry protects Chicagoland

A quarry blast drew both a crowd and cheers as it was set off at Hanson Material Service Corp.’s Thornton Quarry last month. The blast marked the beginning of construction of the Thornton Composite Reservoir, which, according to the Chicago Tribune, ...

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VIDEO: MWRDC engineer gives more details about Thornton Reservoir

Sep 26, 2013

VIDEO: MWRDC engineer gives more details about Thornton Reservoir

As we reported earlier this week, the Thornton Quarry in the Chicago metropolitan area will serve as a reservoir in 2015. The quarry, which will be renamed Thornton Reservoir, is expected to hold 7.9 billion gallons of water, protecting homes in ...

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