Lincoln Street storm drain constructionPhoto from "The Dawn," a New Jersey WPA publication; September 1936 issue, page 6.
The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) constructed storm sewers in the Fairmount section of Hackensack in 1936. They worked to construct and improve sewers along Lincoln St. and Summit Ave.
"The Dawn," a New Jersey WPA publication; September 1936 issue, page 6. Found at the Jersey City Public Library's New Jersey Room.
Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 11, 2015.
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