MDOT 100 Moment: 1930 - The Birth of Mississippi

As the roaring twenties came to a close, America saw the dawn of the Great Depression following the stock market crash of October 1929. A year after the longest-lasting economic downturn in the history of the Western industrialized world, the reorganization of the Mississippi Highway Department occurred with the Stansel Act of 1930. Thank you for tuning in to this 100 MDOT moment.