Sewage Plant Improvements – Morristown NJ

Description

“The WPA renovated and reconditioned sewage disposal plant here was turned over to City officials yesterday afternoon in ceremonies sponsored at the plant site. The project…included the cleaning of two large beds, totaling more than 2 acres. During the past seven months more than 1,250 tons of stone were taken up, cleaned and replaced, and augmented by 500 tons of new filter stone; 250 tons of sand were dug up, and replaced with 2,850 tons, of which 850 tons were furnished by WPA, and 2,000 tons by Morristown. Fifteen workers were employed on the project since it began….” (July 31, 1936)

Source notes

http://mcl.mainlib.org/depression/1936may_july.pdf

Project originally submitted by Andrew Laverdiere on April 13, 2014.

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Location Info


48 Lake Valley Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960

Coordinates: 40.812919, -74.494844

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