J. Edward Good Park Golf Course Improvements – Akron OH

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Description

WPA crews conducted improvements to this course from 1935 to 1936. From a 1936 story in Golfdom Magazine: “$75,000 is being spent through the WPA for remodeling fairways on the J. Edward Good Park Golf Club at Akron, Ohio.”

 

Source notes

(1) National Archives and Records Administration, Records of the Work Projects Administration, Information Service, Primary File, 1936-42, Box 20, Folder 350-A. 

Karl Sutphin, “$5,500,000—Golf’s WPA Share,” Golfdom Magazine, October 19, 1936, accessed August 10, 2014.

Project originally submitted by Brent McKee - wpatoday.org on July 9, 2015.

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Location Info


530 Nome Ave
Akron, Ohio 44320

Coordinates: 41.095611, -81.576196

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