Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed was on hand Wednesday to welcome the arrival of the first piece of the 400 foot long boring machine that will in September begin a five mile journey to the Chattahoochee River. The tunnel will connect the river to Bellwood Quarry in West Atlanta, creating an emergency 2.4 billion gallon reservoir for the city, enough water to last the city a full thirty days.
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