Yukon City Hall - Yukon, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter
N 35° 30.471 W 097° 45.094
14S E 613216 N 3930080
Quick Description: Built by the WPA in 1936, this building is more "modern" than most Oklahoma WPA projects.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 7/29/2013 2:52:24 PM
Waymark Code: WMHP3M
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 1

Long Description:
The Yukon City Hall is a two-story light brick building constructed by the WPA in 1936. It faces north and has a centered entrance. The building has five bays, separated by decorative masonry pilasters, with engraving at the tops. The entrance is a single aluminum and glass door with a narrow sidelight and transom. Beneath the ground floor windows is a stone water table which surrounds the building. Each floors has a single fixed pane window with a stone sill.

Across the top of the facade is a wide stone entablature which is engraved "CITY OF YUKON". The WPA shield is mounted on the west end of the facade and reads: "USA / 1936 / WPA". The two-sided cornerstone is on the northeast corner.

The building is currently occupied by the City Court Clerk and the Park & Recreation Director. It is located at 532 W. Main, on the west side of the downtown area. The current City Hall is located at 500 W. Main.
Project type: Government building (non-park)

Date built or created: 1936

Location: Downtown

City: Yukon, OK

Condition: Good upkeep with a little wear and tear

Website for additional information: Not listed

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