Buchheit Veterans Space

Tuesday’s rain didn’t keep Buchheit in Greenville from honoring wounded veterans with a specially designated parking space.

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Veterans representing several local organizations attended the ribbon cutting ceremony.

Randy Ostrom, store manager, said Buchheit wanted to support local veterans and their families. The idea came about thanks to a Buchheit employee who is a veteran. Every Buchheit store has created a reserved parking spot.

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Ostrom said the parking space is specifically for wounded veterans, and he was pleased with the number of people who participated in the event.

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Buchheit is located along Route 40 in Greenville, just west of Illinois Rt. 127.

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