- Battle Creek, MI
- Site Type:
- Civic Facilities, City and Town Halls
- New Deal Agencies:
- Public Works Administration (PWA), Public Works Funding
- Site Survival:
- No Longer Extant
Battle Creek, Michigan’s city hall received a new electric elevator as part of a Public Works Administration (P.W.A.) project. The P.W.A. supplied a $5,535 grant for the project, whose total cost was $12,441. Construction occurred between Nov. 1938 and Mar. 1939.
According to local officials the elevator was replaced in 1985.
PWA Docket No. MI [X]1662
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 63.
City officials; personal visit by Evan Kalish, Oct. 2017.
Site originally submitted by Evan Kalish on November 13, 2017.
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