The Works Progress Administration built a sewer system running from East Avenue, Charleston to Montrose Drive, South Charleston. “Construction of brick sewer to connect storm and sanitary sewer with sewer from East avenue to Kanawha river, also to connect under Montrose drive. South Charleston.” East Avenue is now called MacCorkle Avenue. The general location of the project is in the vicinity of the river.
48 WPA Projects Completed in West Va., Charleston Gazette, April 26, 1936, p. 11.
Sanborn Maps, Charleston, 1933, Sheet 236.
Project originally submitted by Ernest Everett Blevins on February 26, 2018.
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