Lake Michigan Water Pumping Station

A couple of readers pointed out a cool-looking pumping station (in the thumbnail) and another not-so-cool one, both in Lake Michigan. Presumably they are both involved in pumping water towards the nearby city of Chicago; Lake Michigan is the largest freshwater lake in the US and supplies the drinking water for some 10 million people. Strangely both pumping stations come with a free plane passing overhead. What’s the chances? Thanks: Jason, Stuart Reid, john, Phil, David Youse

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