Sinkholes developing at a catch basin under construction in Oakdale resulted in excavation that turned up a nice piece of history: a 45-foot-deep cistern once part of the town's early days fire protection system. Jeff Jardine / jjardine@modbee.com McClatchy jjardine@modbee.com
Sinkholes developing at a catch basin under construction in Oakdale resulted in excavation that turned up a nice piece of history: a 45-foot-deep cistern once part of the town's early days fire protection system. Jeff Jardine / jjardine@modbee.com McClatchy jjardine@modbee.com

Cistern act: Relic of early-days firefighting system unearthed in Oakdale

May 11, 2016 07:16 PM