The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) worked on a project that involved “resurfacing, grading, and seeding uplands on 27th St. park.” Francis G. Fitzpatrick Park is still in use today; modern facilities include: “spray park, walking path, playground and benches.”
Financial and Administrative Survey of Bayonne, 1940, Vol. 2.; Table 62 (page 419). Found at the Bayonne Public Library: Reference Room. http://www.bayonnenj.org/residents/bayonne-recreation/
Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 5, 2015.
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