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    City Beach – Plattsburgh NY

    Date added: January 26, 2015; Modified: August 10, 2016

    The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) transformed what is now Plattsburgh’s City Beach “from a small inadequate watering place to its present high state. The bath house was enlarged, board walk constructed, nearly a mile of sandy beach graded and… read more

    Water System – Plattsburgh NY

    Date added: November 3, 2014; Modified: September 17, 2015

    Multiple water system: water main and waterworks construction projects in Plattsburgh, New York were undertaken during the 1930s with the aid of federal Public Works Administration (PWA) funds. (PWA Docket No. NY 3678, 8116)

    Road Resurfacing – Plattsburgh NY

    Date added: January 26, 2015

    The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) curbed and resurfaced many north-south local roads west of downtown Plattsburgh in 1936, including Grace, Lafayette, and Champlain Streets.

    Salmon River Road Improvements – Plattsburgh NY

    Date added: January 26, 2015

    The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) improved roads in Plattsburgh, New York in 1936.  The WPA worked in Salmon River Road between what were, at the time, Peru Rd. to Lake Shore Rd. Living New Deal believes that this particular… read more

    High School (former) Addition – Plattsburgh NY

    Date added: January 26, 2015

    The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) constructed a two-story addition to the old high school in Plattsburgh, New York. The addition was completed in 1938. However, the exact location and present status of the building is unknown to Living New… read more