Roosevelt O.K. on Skokie Plan
Publication:
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1933, p. 1


Description
Media Type:
Newspaper
Text
Item Type:
Articles
Notes:
President Roosevelt has formally included the Skokie [lagoons] region in his reforestation project as suggested by Emmett Whealan, president of the Forest Preserve Commissioners. Charles E. Estes, chief construction engineer of the Forest Preserve District, will begin surveys.

Charles G. Sauers, superintendent of the Forest Preserve, comments on the staffing costs for the project. The development scheme is proposed to create lagoons in the Skokie marshes to serve as flood reservoirs when needed and recreation spots.

Date of Publication:
8 Jun 1933
Corporate Name(s):
Cook County Forest Preserve District ; Skokie Lagoons
Local identifier:
Wilmette.News.284341
Language of Item:
English
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Roosevelt O.K. on Skokie Plan