Record of Federal Support for Santa Rosa and Laguna Cut-offs

This paragraph summarized the action of the Bureau of Public roads in including the cut-offs for federal aid. In effect, this action provided funds for the construction of the Rio Puerco Bridge and final road construction to achieve a paved- shortened Route 66 in 1937.

Document Type: Newspaper Article
Historical Event: Major Transportation Facilities
Sub Event: Route 66
Origin: Albuquerque Journal
Date: October 31, 1931
Author: Not Cited
Permission: Public Domain
Contributor: Roger Zimmerman
Albuquerque Historical Society

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