Salmon River Road Improvements – Plattsburgh NY

City:
Plattsburgh, NY

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

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

Site Survival:
No Longer Extant

Description

The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) improved roads in Plattsburgh, New York in 1936.  The WPA worked in Salmon River Road between what were, at the time, Peru Rd. to Lake Shore Rd. Living New Deal believes that this particular stretch of road is no longer extant.

Source notes

"Many Town Roads Being Approved;" Plattsburgh Daily Press, Aug. 29, 1936, page 3. https://nyshistoricnewspapers.org/lccn/sn84031094/1936-08-29/ed-1/seq-3/

Site originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 26, 2015.

Location Info


Salmon River Rd.
Plattsburgh, NY

Location notes: Approximate location

Coordinates: 44.638762, -73.487950

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