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Dyeing the river green to celebrate Irish Heritage

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The Chicago Journeyman Plumbers Local 130 dyed the river a fluorescent shade of green once again this year for St. Patrick’s Day, a tradition that dates back to 1962.

The plumbers use a “secret formula” to get the river the perfect shade of green which was distributed of a motorboat Saturday.

In related news, The City of Naperville is looking for a part-time plumbing inspector for the Transportation, Engineering & Development (T.E.D.) Business Group. Those interested can visit the City of Naperville website to find out more.

The position will remain open until the right candidate is found.

Check out http://greenchicagoriver.com/ to see more.

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