|Introduction||Historical Background||Chronology||Geography||Biography||Technology||Ownership and Financing||General Bibliography|
|North Central States||Michigan|
Michigan became a state in 1837.
1869 An act to authorize the formation of companies for the introduction of water into towns, cities, and villages in the State of Michigan. April 3, 1869.
1870 An act to authorize the introduction of water into, and the construction or purchase of hydraulic works in, the cities and villages in the State of Michigan. August 4, 1870.
Gathered on Electric Lighting, Gas and Water Plants in Michigan,"
of Michigan. Fifteenth Annual Report of the Bureau of Labor and
Pages 188-193: Water works in cities and villages
1927 Index to the Local and Special Acts of the Legislature of the State of Michigan, 1803-1927
|Note: The second column in the chronological table above shows the order in which systems were built in the state. Where no number is shown, a system was proposed but not built.|
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