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Advocates Call Newly Unveiled ‘Heroes Memorial Bridge' Big Step Towards Decreasing Veteran Suicide

Over Highway 66, across Lake Ray Hubbard, drivers may notice a new sign that veteran advocates hope will make a big change.

Nearly two years into a monthly Walk the Bridge initiative, in which volunteers walk two miles on the 22nd of each month to raise awareness for veteran suicide, the bridge now bears the name Heroes Memorial Bridge.

“This is not just a structure anymore. It’s a symbol of unity, respect, reflection and it’s a journey,” said John Salerno.

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