Paris Drains Canal First Time in 15 Years…Pics of What’s Lurking Beneath

What does it look like when the city of Paris drains a canal for the first time in 15 years? Well, in the case of the Canal-Saint Martin, you’d find a gun, bicycles, carts, scooters, and a whole lot of garbage. The canal is located in the 10th arrondissement which is a popular nightlife destination.  The Paris deputy mayor says she hopes that swimming can take place in the canal within a few years if everyone avoids dumping in the future.

Click here for all the pictures and the full article from Reuters and REX.

Courtesy of REX: Photo by NICOLAS MESSYASZ/SIPA

Courtesy of REX: Photo by NICOLAS MESSYASZ/SIPA

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