Everyone is invited to Polk County’s Charters of Freedom dedication ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 17

Everyone is invited to a patriotic ceremony dedicating Polk County’s Charters of Freedom at 1 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 17 at Veteran’s Park in Columbus.

Through the Charters of Freedom project, replicas of the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and the Bill of Rights have become a permanent centerpiece in Polk County.

The project has been supported by Foundation Forward – a nonprofit educational organization based in Valdese, N.C. – the Town of Columbus, Polk County Local Government and community volunteers and contributors.

For more information about the Sept. 17 ceremony and the Charters of Freedom in Polk County, contact Columbus Town Councilman Robert Williamson at Williamson.Columbus@gmail.com or (828) 817-9428.