Homer’s Path to Pavement <ul><li>Mayor Herman Smoot proposed pavement in November 1908 </li></ul><ul><li>Numerous law suites held up the pavement until April 1909 </li></ul><ul><li>Owners adjacent were assessed per foot for pavement </li></ul><ul><li>The village returned 5% of their assessments after the project was completed </li></ul>
Main Street looking southeast – Jurgensmeyer building on left
Main Street looking North – Hess building on Left
Labor was composed of Immigrants and African Americans
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