August 27, 2011
A paving crew works to build an asphalt roadway on Rose Street around 1909.
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Nature and cash both have thrown up obstacles in the quest for smooth roads in Walla Walla
WALLA WALLA - Street work in Walla Walla progressed into the 1920s with pavement spreading into residential areas farther from the central business district, accommodating motorized buses that took the place of electric street cars on Jan. 1, 1926.But mod
Even at the start, the path to paving had its bumps
This is the second installment of a three-part look into the history of street building in Walla Walla.WALLA WALLA - Some authors describe the 20th century's first couple of decades - following the development of rail lines and deployment of steamboats -