Evan Hewes Highway – Holtville CA

Description

27.5 miles of road shoulder along Evan Hewes Highway were oiled under a federal project totaling $50,000 during the Great Depression. The project spanned the road length between the Highline Canal to the East Side Sand Hills. The road used to be known as California Route 27; it was originally a plank road.

Source notes

January 1935 issue of California Highway and Public Works magazine

Project originally submitted by Andrew Laverdiere on November 22, 2014.

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Location Info


Evan Hewes Highway
Holtville, CA 92250

Coordinates: 32.766689, -115.271010

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