National Park Service, Virginia and North Carolina officials and local communities came together this weekend to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
By April Wright, Reporter
Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 7:00 am (Updated: September 15, 7:06 am)
What started as a stimulus project 75 years ago, has become a tremendous asset to the region's economy and quality of life, said U.S. Congressman Rick Boucher, as he stood on a warm, sunny Friday morning before a crowd at Cumberland Knob, with the Blue Ridge Mountains as the backdrop, during the Blue Ridge Parkway 75th anniversary ceremony.
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