Post Office (former) – Ukiah CA

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Description

The former post office in Ukiah CA was built in 1936 and inaugurated Jan. 30, 1937. It is a typical single-story Moderne-style building of the 1930s, constructed 0f poured concrete.  It is 11,200 square-feet and cost $72,315 (pressdemocrat.com) The building’s construction was funded by the Treasury Department, sometimes mis-attributed to the WPA.

This post office was taken out of service in 2012 and put on the market, despite considerable protest from the local community.  It was still sitting unused behind a steel fence in 2019.

Project Details

Federal Cost Local Cost Total Cost Project #'s
72315

Source notes

http://www.pressdemocrat.com/news/2305489-181/historic-ukiah-post-office-may, accessed November 19, 2014.

Project originally submitted by Shaina Potts on January 23, 2010.
Additional contributions by Richard Walker.

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Location Info


224 N. Oak St.
Ukiah, CA 95482

Coordinates: 39.150488, -123.21008

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