Sidewalks – Maynard MA

Description

The Federal Emergency Relief Administration (F.E.R.A.) constructed sidewalks along Concord St. in Maynard, Massachusetts in 1934.

Work continued in subsequent years with the Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.). The sidewalks, according to the town’s Selectmen, “have added greatly to the appearance of the town and safety and comfort of its citizens.”

Source notes

Annual Reports of the Town Officers ... of the Town of Maynard, Massachusetts for the Year Ending December 31, 1934 (pg. 14).
Annual Reports of the Town Officers ... of the Town of Maynard, Massachusetts for the Year Ending December 31, 1935 (pg. 9).
Annual Reports of the Town Officers ... of the Town of Maynard, Massachusetts for the Year Ending December 31, 1936 (pg. 4).
Annual Reports of the Town Officers ... of the Town of Maynard, Massachusetts for the Year Ending December 31, 1937 (pp. 9-10).
Annual Reports of the Town Officers ... of the Town of Maynard, Massachusetts for the Year Ending December 31, 1938 (pp. 4, 8-9).
Annual Reports of the Town Officers ... of the Town of Maynard, Massachusetts for the Year Ending December 31, 1939 (pp. 4, 9).
Annual Reports of the Town Officers ... of the Town of Maynard, Massachusetts for the Year Ending December 31, 1940 (pg. 9).

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 9, 2017.

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Location Info


Concord St.
Maynard, MA

Location notes: Site of project work in 1934

Coordinates: 42.43844, -71.45086

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