Town Hall Remodeling – Massena NY

Description

Massena’s historic town hall received extensive improvements and a facelift, courtesy the federal Public Works Administration (PWA). “The interior was completely remodeled and the front changed in 1938 and 1939  under a PWA project.” (Massena Observer)

The PWA provided a grant of $50,152 for the project, whose total cost was $112,774. Construction occurred between Oct. 1938 and May 1939.

PWA Docket No. NY W1508.

Source notes

Massena Observer:
http://nyshistoricnewspapers.org/lccn/sn84031311/1942-02-27/ed-1/seq-51.pdf

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 26.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on August 18, 2016.

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Location Info


60 Main St.
Massena, NY 13662

Coordinates: 44.931143, -74.893341

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