America250PA —Chester County

America250 PA Chester County Commission

The 29-member commission, appointed by the County Commissioners from 55 applications received, includes members either associated with the historic preservation community or who have a deep interest in history, including Chester County History Center President Conor Hepp.

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On July 4, 2026, communities across the nation will join to celebrate the 250th anniversary of our great nation. From events such as the Battle of Brandywine to the Iron and Steel and Agriculture industries, history is all around us here in Chester County. Partnership events like concerts, parades, ceremonies, and gatherings will take place as part of the celebration led by America250, a coalition of public and private partners working to create initiatives and programs that honor our first 250 years and inspire us to think about our next 250 years. This multiyear effort to commemorate the semi-quincentennial celebration of our nation's 250th starts NOW.

On November 10, 2021, the Chester County Commissioners signed a resolution to support America250PA and create a Chester County committee.

Affiliate Links

Visit the America250 website

Visit the America250PA website

Contact Us

Contact us at america250chesco@chesco.org.

 

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Meetings

January 5, 2023

The next scheduled meeting of the America250PA County Commission will be held on January 5, 2023, at 4:00 p.m. at the Chester County Library & District Center's Struble Room.

October 6, 2022

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July 12, 2022

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June 2, 2022

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