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Bucks County Recorder of Deeds Office to Offer Veterans Discount Cards at 5 Upcoming Locations

September 17, 2012

Bucks County Recorder of Deeds Office to Offer Veterans Discount Cards at 5 Upcoming Locations

Since its inception in November, 2011, the Bucks County Veterans ID Discount Card program has processed more than 5,040 cards for county veterans.  Recorder of Deeds staff will visit 5 locations throughout the county as the office again takes the Veterans ID Discount Card program on the road.  Veterans will have the opportunity to receive a free ID card on the following dates:

Thursday, September 20
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Westaby Hall
425 Hood Boulevard, Fairless Hills

Friday, September 28
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Central Bucks Senior Center
700 Shady Retreat Road, Doylestown

Saturday, September 29
8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
New Britain Veterans Fall Festival
New Britain Township Building
207 Park Avenue, Chalfont

Thursday, October 4
7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Makefield Elementary School
1939 Makefield Road, Yardley

Saturday, October 6
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Bensalem Pride Day
Bensalem Township Building
2400 Byberry Road. Bensalem
*Rain Date Sunday, October 7



Interested veterans must bring their original DD-214 form in order for the Recorder of Deeds staff to proceed with issuing the cards. Information about the program is available by calling 215-348-6209. 

To date, over 230 Bucks County businesses have agreed to offer substantial veterans discounts (5-20 percent on merchandise and services) to those holding the Bucks County Veterans ID card, and more are signing up to participate each day. To register a business to participate in the Veterans ID Card Discount Program, please call Betty Carleo in the county Veterans Affairs office at 215-345-3885 or visit www.BucksCounty.org to fill out a form stating intent to take part. A list of participating businesses is available on the official county website, www.BucksCounty.org, as well.