Mill River Riprapping – Northampton MA

Description

The Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) conducted extensive improvements at Look Memorial Park in Northampton, Mass. Among the work was riprapping Mill River in an effort at flood and erosion control.

 

Source notes

Works Progress Bulletin, Massachusetts: May 1, 1937 (pg. 3).
http://archive.org/details/worksprogressbul3637unit

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 29, 2017.

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Location Info


Mill River
Northampton, MA

Coordinates: 42.344516, -72.691314

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