Oak Street Improvements – Bernards Township NJ

Description

Approximately two dozen Works Progress Administration (WPA) laborers increased the safety of the old Oak Stump Road (current name unknown) in Bernards Township, New Jersey. The WPA straightened a bad corner, widened the road, and constructed gutters along 900 feet of the road.

Source notes

"The Dawn," a New Jersey WPA publication; July 1936 issue, page 9. Found at the Jersey City Public Library's New Jersey Room.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 8, 2015.

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Location Info


Oak Street
Bernards Township, NJ

Coordinates: 40.706085, -74.565565

2 comments on “Oak Street Improvements – Bernards Township NJ

  1. Derek Harper

    “Oak Stump Road” is present-day Oak Street.

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