SENATE BILL NO. 580
AN ACT AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO NAME THE WALNUT STREET BRIDGE IN WILMINGTON THE LEO J. DUGAN BRIDGE IN HONOR OF THE LATE STATE REPRESENTATIVE AND CITY COUNCILMAN.
WHEREAS, the late Leo J. Dugan of Wilmington was a highly respected businessman and public citizen; and
WHEREAS, Leo J. Dugan served as a member of the House of Representatives in the 104th and 105th General Assemblies of Delaware, during the years 1933-36, representing the old First District of Wilmington; and
WHEREAS, Leo J. Dugan was a member of the Wilmington City Council for several terms; and
WHEREAS, naming the Walnut Street Bridge, which crosses the Christina River, in honor of Leo J. Dugan, is fitting and proper.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. The Department of Transportation is hereby directed and authorized to name the bridge which crosses the Christina River at Walnut Street in the City of Wilmington the Leo J. Dugan Bridge in honor of the late State Representative and City Councilman.
Approved July 8, 1982.