Local event starts planning for USA's 250th anniversary

Aug. 19—Dayton-area residents are invited to take part in a listening session Wednesday, planning how Ohio will commemorate the 250th anniversary o...

August 20, 2022
4:46 AM

Aug. 19—Dayton-area residents are invited to take part in a listening session Wednesday, planning how Ohio will commemorate the 250th anniversary of the United States in 2026. The meeting is at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Carillon Historical Park, located at 1000 Carillon Blvd., Dayton. The Ohio Commission for the U.S. Semiquincentennial, a new 29-member state commission, kicked off earlier this year to organize Ohio's participation in the nation's 250th anniversary in 2026. Meetings are being held around the state for an effort that will be referred to as "America 250 — Ohio.

Samantha Wildow