Xenia Daily Gazette: Bill to place local home into National Park System

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Xenia Daily Gazette: Bill to place local home into National Park System

U.S. Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Rob Portman (R-OH) introduced legislation today to incorporate the Wilberforce home of Colonel Charles Young into the National Park System. Brown and Portman introduced similar legislation last Congress.

“Colonel Young was a ground-breaking member of the military and a true example of the best of Ohio,” Brown said. “Adding this home into the National Park System is an appropriate honor for this dedicated, selfless, and trailblazing American.”

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