UPDATE, June 23: The Touch-A-Truck event today in West Chester has been canceled due to weather, according to township officials.
No makeup date has been announced.
INITIAL REPORT, June 21:
On Friday, June 23, West Chester Twp. is flinging open its garage doors to share all of the trucks and vehicles that serve the community every day.
Fire trucks, police vehicles, snow plows, military vehicles, helicopters, rescue boats and more will line the streets near The Square @ Union Centre, 9285 Centre Pointe Drive.
The free Touch-A-Truck event runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Children are invited to climb behind the wheel, sit in the shovel of the backhoe and speak with the men and women operating the equipment essential to community operations.