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Sweeps Event Yesterday

Posted: Tuesday, October 4th, 2011 at 6:26 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel


Representatives from Main Street Washington broke out the brooms yesterday afternoon to recognize the remodeling of a Washington business.  Amy Vetter with Main Street Washington says their group called SWEEPs visited the storefront of McDonald’s to recognize the $850,000 investment owner Kevin O’Brien put into the remodel of the business.  SWEEPs is Supporting Washington’s Economic Enhancement Project.


The American Legion Post 29 raised a new flag at the event.


The McDonald’s is also giving away $1500 as a way to support three local charities.  Lending Hands Adult Day Services, The Washington Y and Washington Betterment Foundation will each receive $500.


O’Brien received a new broom with a Main Street Washington apron as well as a decal showing that the business was swept.