Blandina Street Sewer – Utica NY

Description

A National Archives photo caption describes a sizable federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) project undertaken in Utica, New York:

“300 WPA workers building a new sewer line on Blandina Street, Utica, NY, which replaces an old sewer laid 66 years (ago). This job is being finished in 8 days – 2 days ahead of schedule- working 24 hours daily, 7 days a week. Cost will be $1000 under estimate.” (FERI)

Source notes

http://newdeal.feri.org/library/c56b.htm
National Archives and Records Administration, Negative 1524
National Archives and Records Administration, Negative 1526

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on April 2, 2015.

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Location Info


Blandina St.
Utica, NY

Coordinates: 43.094821, -75.216233

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