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Water district board approves payment for McCook Reservoir project

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Board on Thursday approved a payment related to the McCook Reservoir initiative, a key component of the district’s Tunnel and Reservoir Plan. The plan is designed to prevent the flooding of homes and businesses in 125 Cook County communities.

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