The Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) held its landmark plaque presentation for the Carnegie Library on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 4:51 PM. The significance of this date and time was to commemorate Ray Bradbury's birthday and the time pays homage to Ray Bradbury's book "Fahrenheit 451". Many dignitaries and officials were in attendance as Ty Rohrer, Chairman of the Historic Preservation Commission gave the speech and presentation. Find more information on the Carnegie Library.
Pictured from left to right (top row Irene Edgar, Michael Edgar, Ty Rohrer (HPC Chairman), Mayor Sam Cunningham, Harry Came (Waukegan High School [WHS]), David Grosskopf (HPC) Pictured from left to right (bottom row): David Villalobos (Alderman), Police Chief Wayne Walles, Lori Nerheim (WHS), Bryan Escobar (HPC), Harlene Shipley (HPC)