Bernal Recreation Center – San Francisco CA

Description

(99 Acres) Moultrie and Jarboe Streets near Cortland Avenue. Work consisted of excavating and grading 1,492 cubic yards, building 75 feet of rubble wall 18 inches by 4 feet, paved 16,000 square feet. A portion of this area was used for the Bernal Library combining the benefits of physical and mental recreation.–Healy, p. 64.

One of the WPA built rock walls lines the playground below the Bernal Heights Library.

Project Details

Federal Cost Local Cost Total Cost Project #'s
12797

Source notes

Healy, Clyde E. San Francisco Improved: Report of Clyde E. Healy, Assistant City Engineer - City of San Francisco and Coordinator of W.P.A. Projects, Period October 10, 1935 to August 31, 1939. San Francisco : [s.n.]., 1939. United States. Work Projects Administration (Calif.) Report on Progress of the Works Program in San Francisco. January, 1938. Works Progress Administration / William Mooser, Jr., branch manager. [San Francisco? 1938]

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Location Info


500 Moultrie
San Francisco, CA 94110

Location notes: Moultrie and Jarboe Sts near Cortland Ave.

Coordinates: 37.738400, -122.416000

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