It was the first agency established under the New Deal. It was created by a presidential order. The mission with it was to give employment to million of american unemployed throught USA in order to execute public works programs. Due to the WPA, it was built 110000 schools, stations, post office 100000 bridges y 800000 km of roads were reforced. Finally, it ended on 30th June 1943 after have created 8 million of jobs.