Water Filtration Plant under construction
Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) workers constructed Leominster’s original water treatment facility, which has been drastically modernized on multiple occasions in the intervening decades. WPA Bulletin:
As a public health safety measure the Leominster WPA has constructed a large water filtration plant on Monoosnock River [Brook]. Many skilled and unskilled workers were employed on this project.
Works Progress Bulletin, Massachusetts: Aug. 21, 1936 (pg. 2) http://archive.org/details/worksprogressbul3637unit Works Progress Bulletin, Massachusetts: Sept. 21, 1936 (pg. 2) http://archive.org/details/worksprogressbul3637unit
Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 13, 2017.
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