Brentwood Unveils 2018 Military-Veteran Banners at Veterans Park

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On May 23, the City of Brentwood celebrated the unveiling of the second annual City of Brentwood Military/Veteran Banner Program.

The ceremony was hosted by Mayor Bob Taylor and members of the Brentwood City Council. Also presenting was Commander Steve Todd, from the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10789, Brentwood, with the posting of colors to be conducted by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10789 Color Guard and the Delta Diablo Marine Corp League, Detachment 1155.

The City of Brentwood Military/Veteran Banner Program has been established to honor and recognize active duty military personnel or military veterans that reside in, or have immediate family living in the City of Brentwood.

Each banner will display the official military photo of the service member or veteran, as well as their name, rank, and branch of the United States Armed Forces. 32 honorees representing all branches of the United States Armed Forces (Navy, Marines, Air Force, Army and Coast Guard) will be displayed from Memorial Day until Veterans Day, after which time, each banner will be presented to the honoree or family member, during a future ceremony.

To view the banners, visit Veterans Park is located at 3841 Balfour Rd., Brentwood