Wilford Willis De Berard Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Beloit (Wisconsin) College, 1896. Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1901.
April 1953); children—Elizabeth, Emmons Wilford (deceased). Chemist and bacteriologist Denver Union Water Company, 1896-1899. In charge water testing station, Philadelphia, 1902-1903.
Building filter plant, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1903-1905. Assistant in designing filter plant, pumping station, others, Columbus, Ohio, 1905-1907. In charge watertesting station, Oakland, California, 1907-1908.
Chemist and bacteriologist Denver Union Water Company, 1908-1909. Assistant engineer United States Reclamation Service, 3 months, 1909. Same, Metropolitan Sewerage Commission, New York, 6 months, 1909.
Western editor Engineering News Record, Chicago, 1910-1926. Chief engineer Chicago Regional Planning Association, 1926-1927. Associate editor Engineering News Record, 1927-1941.
City engineer, Chicago, since February 1, 1941. Established W. W. DeBerard Fund, Beloit. Trustee Village of Wilmette.
Treasurer Federation Sewage Works Assns.
Member American Society of Civil Engineers (director), Western Society Engineers, American Association Engineers, American Waterworks Association, American Road Builders Association, American Society San Engineering, Highway Congregationalist. Clubs: Chicago Engineers’, Collegiate, Town.
Married Blendena E. Emmons, September 15, 1902 (deceased. Children: Elizabeth, Emmons Wilford (deceased).