Municipal Improvements – Blue Point NY

Description

The WPA undertook a “sidewalk, curb and gutter project” in parts of Blue Point as part of a $174,315 project begun in July 1937. The federal government supplied $123,340 while the Town of Brookhaven contributed $50,975 toward the project, which featured similar work performed in neighboring Patchogue.

Source notes

"Big Town Sidewalk Projects Will Be Started During July"; Mid-Island Mail, Jun. 16, 1937 (page 2).

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on April 16, 2014.

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Location Info


Blue Point, NY

Coordinates: 40.7439872, -73.03455389999999

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