South Omaha Bridge (demolished) – Omaha NE to Council Bluffs IA

Description

The South Omaha Veterans Memorial Bridge (originally the South Omaha Bridge) was constructed during the Great Depression with the aid of federal Public Works Administration (PWA) funds. Demolished in 2010, construction occurred between 1934 and 1936. The PWA supplied a $1,325,000 loan and $405,293 grant for the project, whose total cost was $1,735,910.

PWA Docket No. NE 22.

Source notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Omaha_Veterans_Memorial_Bridge

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 147.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on May 3, 2015.

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Location Info


U. S. 275

Coordinates: 41.211371, -95.926161

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