May. 26, 2022

WHAT:    The Interstate 80 Viaduct bridges that cross the Moshannon Creek in Cooper Township, Clearfield County will be renamed the Richard B. Whitehead Memorial Bridges. Whitehead, who served his country as a member of the United States Air Force, died July 29, 1966, at the age of 36 due to an accident that occurred during bridge construction. 

The renaming is taking place as the result of legislation authored by state Rep. Tommy Sankey (R-Clearfield/Cambria). 

WHO:    Sankey will be joined by representatives of local government and PennDOT.

WHEN:    Friday, May 27.

WHERE:    11 a.m., Black Moshannon State Park, Pavilion 2.

Media contact:  Scott Little, 717.260-6137, 

Representative Tommy Sankey
73rd Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Media Contact: Scott Little
717.260.6137 /