- Fremont, NE
- Site Type:
- Water Supply, Infrastructure and Utilities
- New Deal Agencies:
- Works Progress Administration (WPA), Work Relief Programs
An early Works Progress Administration (WPA) project in Fremont, Nebraska was described as follows:
Water extension from Broad street to Nye avenue on Twenty-third street. This included the laying of 1,294 feet of 6 inch water main and the placing of two fire hydrants to improve the fire protection in this section of town. The project provided two weeks’ employment for 18 persons.
"Eleven Projects Under PWA Give 150 Employment," Fremont Tribune, May 1, 1936 (pg. 5): https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/500264137/
Site originally submitted by Evan Kalish on August 2, 2023.
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