Light Plant Improvements – Cherokee OK

City:
Cherokee, OK

Site Type:
Lighting, Infrastructure and Utilities, Electricity

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

Description

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) installed new equipment and conducted repairs at the light plant in Cherokee, Oklahoma. They also improved city electrical lines. The status and location of this $54,733.08 project is unknown to Living New Deal.

Source notes

"$330,060 Has Been Spent In Alfalfa County On WPA," The Cherokee Republican, May 28, 1937 (pg. 8): https://www.newspapers.com/image/789445313/

Site originally submitted by Evan Kalish on August 4, 2023.

Location Info


Cherokee, OK

Location notes: General location marker

Coordinates: 36.754, -98.357

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