Premier Gordon Campbell recognized the 220 workers building
The new William R. Bennett Bridge in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada.
While touring the construction site, Campbell presented the workers with medals
In recognizing their hard work and commitment to this project.
Scheduled to open the summer of 2008, the $144.5-million floating bridge
Was named for William (Bill) R. Bennett
He served as Premier of British Columbia, from 1975 to 1986.
SNC-Lavalin Inc. was appointed in 2005 to design and build this toll-free bridge.
Obverse: High elevated bridge with clouds above, sailboat passing under, WILLIAM R. BENNETT BRIDGE, around above, JUNE 2008 around below.
Reverse: Sunrise over mountains / IN COMMEMORATION / OF OPENING THE / NEW BRIDGE. KELOWNA, around above, BRITISH COLUMBIA, around below.
On the third Sunday of each month Mutt & Jeff share a table at the
Fort Lauderdale Coin and Stamp Show
They are both active with the club and Jeff helps setup the show.
Mutt is the Treasurer and pays all the bills for the club.
They each put out part of their collection and try to sell the duplicates to the public. The show opens at 10 AM - 3 PM
Mutt scouts around to see if there is anything new of interest.
Today he found a few numismatic items to research and add to his web site.
Central Bank of the Philippines - One Peso
Printed by Thomas LaRue & Co.Ltd
KELOWNA BRONZE MEDAL