The one program formed under the NRA that the rock products industry did favor was the Public Works Administration
(PWA), which spent $6 billion between 1933 and 1939 on large-scale construction projects.
Such convergence blazes the way for government-sponsored green-jobs programs, actualizing of existing grassroots proposals, and the launching of new projects on a scale not seen since the New Deal with its Public Works Administration
and Civilian Conservation Corps.
Another agency, the Public Works Administration
, was also active.
Aubrey Williams and Foreman were two noted southern reformers who helped to "shape and administer, respectively, the Works Progress Administration and Public Works Administration
..." (34.) Williams and Foreman included non-discriminatory approaches in their programs.
I recently completed a study for a city in Wisconsin as a class project for the master's in public works administration
Some of the topics are expected--those dealing with individuals, institutions, milestone events, and circumstances related to poverty, including, for example, Appalachia, child labor, Dust Bowl migration, food stamps, minimum wage, rural poverty, social security, and the Public Works Administration
The Public Works Administration
subsequently approved the requested $27 million for the "high dam."
Rachel McGee has a background in interior design; Frank McGee had a career as a in teaching and public works administration
. Both were then considering what the next phase of life might hold.
Ickes focuses primarily on 1933-39, when he served not only as Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Secretary of the Interior but also as director of the Public Works Administration
(PWA) and as oil production "czar" charged with ameliorating the boom-and-bust tendencies of the industry.
Ickes' most important, and controversial, responsibility was overseeing the Public Works Administration
. From the beginning, Ickes battled charges that the recovery program was awash with political favoritism and graft.
Allied with ED.R.'s brain trust and the alphabet of antiDepression agencies, he persuaded Secretary of the Interior Harold Ickes to set up the National Planning Board as part of his Public Works Administration
, with Eliot as executive director.
Officially Cohen was in the Public Works Administration
,Corcoran at the Reconstruction Finance Corporation.