Public Utilities – Middletown DE

Description

Sanitary sewer, municipal waterworks, and power grid construction projects were all undertaken in Middletown, Delaware during the Great Depression, enabled by federal Public Works Administration (PWA) funds. Work began in 1937.

(PWA Docket No. DE W1021, X1031)

Source notes

National Archives: Record Group 135: Public Works Administration; Projects Control Division; Entry 52: Indices to Non-Federal Projects; Report No. 5: Status of All Completed Non-Federal Allotted Projects, page 5.

National Archives Record Group 135-SAR, Del. 1021-D

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on November 7, 2014.

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Location Info


Middletown, DE

Location notes: General location marker for Middletown

Coordinates: 39.445, -75.716

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