Officials witness 'last blast' at Thornton Quarry

Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Board of Commissioners President Kathleen Therese Meany speaks Monday as local dignitaries celebrate the last blast at the Thornton Quarry, marking the end of major excavation and beginning of final construction at the Thornton Composite Reservoir.

September 23, 2013 3:15 pm  • 
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