- Villalba, PUERTO-RICO
- Site Type:
- Infrastructure and Utilities, Electricity
- New Deal Agencies:
- Puerto Rico Reconstruction Administration (PRRA), Territories & Reservations
The Puerto Rico Reconstruction Administration (PRRA) enlarged the Toro Negro hydroelectric plant, located north of Villalba. The work consisted of “new turbines, penstock pipes, canals, transformers, switches, and other control equipment.”
Burrows, Geoff G., "The New Deal in Puerto Rico: Public Works, Public Health, and the Puerto Rico Reconstruction Administration, 1935-1955," 2014 dissertation. CUNY Academic Works.
https://academicworks.cuny.edu/gc_etds/315, pp. 198.
Site originally submitted by Brent McKee on October 22, 2017.
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