Dec. 20, 2019

WHAT: Rep. Rich Irvin (R-Huntingdon/Centre/Mifflin) will host a bridge dedication ceremony for local PennDOT employee Robert Gensimore, who was killed in the line of duty on Feb. 17, 2018. The bridge is located along State Route 453 in Tyrone Township, Blair County. Irvin authored the legislation to name the bridge, which was signed into law as part of Act 59 of 2019.

WHO: Irvin, along with family, friends and coworkers of Gensimore.

WHEN: Sunday, Dec. 22, from 1-3 p.m.

WHERE: Greenlands Lodge of Spruce Creek, 3462 Birmingham Pike, Alexandria.

*Following the ceremony, guests are welcome to join a procession from Greenlands Lodge across the newly named bridge.

Media contact: Tricia Lehman, 717.772.9840,