Parma Reservoir – Parma Heights OH

Description

The Parma Reservoir, also known as the The Parma Heights Water Facility for The City of Cleveland, “is the 1933-37 Parma Reservoir. A 326 x 306-ft. earth-covered concrete tank, technically referred to as a basin, with a Gothic-style facade resembling a 14th-century English castle hold the 23-million gallon reservoir. …[L]like many Depression-era public works projects, labor was provided by the Works Progress Administration (WPA) as a New Deal unemployment relief measure.”

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http://ech.case.edu/cgi/article.pl?id=PR2

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on July 30, 2016.

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Location Info


5953 Deering Ave.
Parma Heights, OH 44130

Coordinates: 41.397550, -81.747491

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