Municipal Sewer Projects – Portland ME

Description

Four major sewer projects were started in Downtown Portland by the WPA. New sewer lines were built along Baxter Blvd and Washington Ave. Danforth St. and Fore St. sewer lines were rebuilt.

Source notes

Bauman, John F. "Gateway to Vacationland: The Making of Portland, Maine.

Film of WPA sewer line work, Portland, ca. 1940. Contributed by Maine Historical Society, Maine Memory Network: https://www.mainememory.net/artifact/23513

Project originally submitted by Andrew Laverdiere on March 23, 2014.

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Location Info


Portland, ME 04101

Location notes: Location is general marker for city of Portland, Maine.

Coordinates: 43.6629964, -70.25687749999997

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