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'Professor Trash Wheel' to make her debut in Canton this year

'Professor Trash Wheel' to make her debut in Canton this year

The googly-eyed "Mr. Trash Wheel" will soon have a female companion scooping debris from a Canton tributary before it reaches the Baltimore harbor.

Now that the Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore's Healthy Harbor initiative has surpassed its $550,000 fundraising goal, "Professor Trash Wheel" is set to be installed by the end of the year, according to a news release. The water wheel, the second in the harbor, will be located at the end of Harris Creek in Canton.

The Waterfront Partnership raised $594,275 toward the Canton trash wheel, including donations from the Abell Foundation, the Pedersen family and other Baltimore foundations, businesses and...

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