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Working on U-M Heat Tunnel, Thompson St., August 1966

Working on U-M Heat Tunnel, Thompson St., August 1966 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, August 31, 1966
Caption
Heat Tunnel Gouged Out: Workmen shore up sides of new University heating tunnel along the west side of Thompson between Williams and Jefferson which will deliver heat to the U-M's new $2,524,700 Administrative Offices Building now under construction. The tunnel will connect with another to the U-M's new Institute for Social Research Building at upper left. The tunnel will run along Thompson to just south of Jefferson where it will cross to the new building. Construction is expected to be completed in about five weeks, U-M officials say. The University has many construction projects in progress.

Crews Finish Paving Turnberry Subdivision Roads, July 1999

Crews Finish Paving Turnberry Subdivision Roads, July 1999 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, July 13, 1999
Caption
Employees of Souter Asphalt Paving work Monday to pave Turnberry Lane as the developer tries to meet a Tuesday deadline set by the city of Ann Arbor to complete the work.

Scrap Drive: Removal of Rails from Catherine St. for Steel, May 1942

Scrap Drive: Removal of Rails from Catherine St. for Steel, May 1942 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, May 26, 1942
Caption
SCRAP FOR GUNS, BATTLESHIPS, TANKS: Long unused street car rails in Ann Arbor are going into the nation's war effort as scrap iron. A group of WPA workers is shown tearing up the rails on Catherine St., starting the job of salvaging between five and six hundred tons of the rails from Ann Arbor streets. The labor cost will be met by theWPA--the city contributing the value of the scrap iron as its share--and the WPA will repair the pvaement damaged int eh process.