WHAT: Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) will host a ceremony designating a portion of State Route 1010 in Berks County as the DeLight Breidegam Jr. Memorial Highway. This road naming is made possible by legislation drafted and ushered into law last year by Maloney to honor life of Mr. Breidegam, who co-founded East Penn Manufacturing, also known as Deka Battery.
WHO: Maloney, Helen Breidegam, Dan Breidegam, members of the Berks County Delegation to the General Assembly, employees and officers of East Penn Manufacturing.
WHEN: Friday, March 17, 10 a.m.
WHERE: The ceremony location will be inside at a conference room on East Penn Manufacturing’s campus, 102 Deka Road.
Media wishing to attend the event are advised to contact Donna Snyder, vice president of Marketing and Advertising, East Penn Manufacturing. There will be photo opportunities after the ceremony at the Deka billboard near the company’s ballfield.
Office of State Rep. David Maloney