Linden Avenue Improvements – Irvington NJ

Description

Among a series of paving projects undertaken by the federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) in Irvington, New Jersey was the 3,000-foot stretch of Linden Avenue from Clinton Ave. to Silkman Pl. The WPA also constructed storm sewers along Linden Ave.

Source notes

"The Dawn," a New Jersey WPA publication; October 1936 issue, page 30. Found at the Jersey City Public Library's New Jersey Room.

"Calls WPA Fast On Paving Job"; Evening News, Newark, NJ, Sept. 25, 1936.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 13, 2015.

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Location Info


Linden Ave.
Irvington, NJ

Coordinates: 40.730796, -74.226577

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