Chattanooga announces new Veterans Bridge flag initiative

Chattanooga announces new Veterans Bridge flag initiative

May 14th, 2014 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

Veterans Bridge

Photo by Dan Henry/Times Free Press.

You've seen them lining Chattanooga's Veterans Bridge; the American flags that show our patriotism and recognition of our armed forces veterans.

For the last decade, those flags were supplied by an anonymous donor that generously funded the replacement of the flags each year. That donation totaled about $40,000.

The Transportation Department was notified last year that the anonymous donor could no longer continue to provide those funds.

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