City Hall – Brentwood MO

Description

“Brentwood is a suburb of St. Louis, a short distance west of the city, and had a population of 2,819 in 1930. Its new city hall is erected in a residential district and provides space for a council chamber, offices for the mayor and the aldermen, the police department, including a small dormitory and a jail, two fire trucks, and the necessary storage and utility room.

The building is two stories and a basement in height and is of fireproof construction throughout. The exterior walls are red face brick trimmed with stone. The roof is covered with slate and is surmounted by a small cupola of wood which contains the fire siren.

The project was completed in December 1935 at a construction cost of $45,016 and a project cost of $54,035.”

Project Details

Federal Cost Local Cost Total Cost Project #'s
54035

Source notes

C.W. Short and R. Stanley-Brown. "Public Buildings: A Survey of Architecture of Projects Constructed by Federal and Other Governmental Bodies Between the Years 1933 and 1939 with the Assistance of the Public Works Administration." (1939).

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Location Info


2348 South Brentwood Boulevard
Brentwood, MO 63144

Location notes:

Coordinates: 38.618035, -90.348411

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