WPA Sidewalks, Genoa Street – Oakland CA

Description

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) built sidewalks on Genoa Street in North Oakland in 1940. WPA concrete stamps are located at the intersection of Genoa and 53d, 56th and 58th Streets.

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Location Info


Genoa St. and 56th St.
Oakland, CA 94608

Location notes:
Location is for one of the sidewalk stamps pictured below.

Coordinates: 37.840438, -122.271904

One comment on “WPA Sidewalks, Genoa Street – Oakland CA

  1. Mark Brucker

    There are similar markers along Genoa St. for many blocks north and south of 56th St. dated 1939 and 1940 in the gutters.

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