WATERWAYS: Miles and Miles

In his annual message to Congress, the President turned to the question of waterways and laid out in broad outline some of the major projects now in view:

"Provision should be made for flood control of such rivers as the Mississippi and the Colorado and for the opening up of our inland waterways to commerce. Consideration is due to the project of better navigation from the Great Lakes to the Gulf. Every effort is being made to promote an agreement with Canada to build the St. Lawrence waterway.


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