Area Legislators Attending John Rivers VFW Route 563 Name Dedication

Harrisburg – Senator Bob Mensch (R-24), Senator Steve Santarsiero (D-10), Representative Craig Staats (R-145), and Representative Wendy Ullman (D-143) will be attending the sign dedication for the John Rivers Way in Bucks County.

Act 161 of 2018 designates a portion of PA Route 563 in Bucks County (PA Route 313 to Old Bethlehem Road) as the PFC John Rivers Way.  The request to recognize PFC John Rivers originated from John Rivers VFW Post #11322 in Quakertown, PA.

The sign dedication will take place on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 11am.  Cars may park at Beckers Corner located at 110 Old Bethlehem Road, Quakertown, PA 18951 and there will be a short walk to the sign.

Media are invited to attend.

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CONTACT: Sarah Rasmussen  (215) 541-2388