Water and Sewer Systems – Yankton SD

Description

A waterworks and sewer construction project in Yankton, South Dakota was undertaken during the Great Depression with the aid of federal Public Works Administration (PWA) funds. The PWA provided a $29,250 loan and $9,774 grant for the project, whose total cost was $43,945. Work occurred between September 1934 and May 1935.

The PWA supplied a $14,222 grant for a second waterworks project, total cost $33,546, that was undertaken between April and June 1936.

The PWA supplied a $24,540 grant for a third waterworks project, total cost $54,534, that was undertaken between November 1937 and March 1938.

(PWA Docket Nos. SD 2526, [W]1040, [W]1189)

Source notes

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, pages 154, 155.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on December 8, 2014.

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Location Info


Yankton, SD

Location notes: General location marker for Yankton

Coordinates: 42.871, -97.397

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