City council expected to approve building of memorial honoring World War II veterans

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Bakersfield City Council is expected to approve a resolution Wednesday to build a memorial honoring Kern County’s World War II Veterans — and those who served in other roles during the war.

The resolution was proposed by the Kern County World War II Veterans Memorial Non-Profit Organization. It seeks to build a new memorial at Jastro Park on Truxtun Avenue.

The nonprofit says it will cover all expenses of designing and building the memorial.

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