Kern County Roadwork – CA

State:
CA

Site Type:
Infrastructure and Utilities, Roads, Bridges, and Tunnels

New Deal Agencies:
Work Relief Programs, Works Progress Administration (WPA)

Description

WPA aided in culvert-style bridge over Dry Creek Canal, Blackstone & Olive St.

Source notes

"WPA Spends $8,000,000 in Kern County Work," Bakersfield Californian, 12/26/40 in "Scrapbooks of clippings related to WPA projects in Fresno, Kern, King, Madera, and Tulare Counties," gift of Mrs. David T. Holmes, Vacaville, 1962. (Scrapbook can be found in the California State Library in Sacramento).

Location Info


CA Kern County

Location notes:
Location is general marker for miscellaneous projects in Kern County. Any information on more specific addresses for the projects below would be greatly appreciated.

Coordinates: 35.373292, -119.01871

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