Bridgewater Will Turn 225

Bridgewater Town Supervisor Dale DeKing wants people to think about how the town can celebrate its 225th anniversary of formation this year.

DeKing led the Bridgewater Town Board through a quick 10-minute meeting last week for the required reorganizational meeting of 2022. Along with thanking town officials for working together in 2021, she asked everyone to think about this year’s milestone.

“It won’t be as big as our Bicentennial,’’ DeKing said, “but we should have a celebration of some sort.’’

DeKing said she would put together a committee to begin coming up with a plan. The when and how will depend on regulations in place for the pandemic.

Town clerk Laura Eaton gave the Oath of Office to DeKing, council members Dick...

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