Prospect Street Improvements – Montpelier VT

Montpelier’s 40th Annual Report details many roadwork projects undertaken in 1934 with Vermont Emergency Relief Administration (VERA) funds, including: “Prospect Street, rock excavation, grading and graveling”. Efforts were continued in subsequent years by the Works Progress Administration (WPA).

Road Development – Barre VT

The City of Barre relied greatly on multiple federal relief programs for the improvement and development of its street network during the Great Depression. Such included reconstruction, grading, paving. Work also included related safety measures such as the construction of… read more