Topics

Penn State Nittany Lions
Pennsylvania lawmaker wants to rename bridge after Joe Paterno
Pennsylvania lawmaker wants to rename bridge after Joe Paterno

Joe Paterno's legacy remains a very controversial subject, but that hasn't stopped one Pennsylvania lawmaker from campaigning to have a bridge named after the longtime Penn State football coach. According to PennLive.com, Pennsylvania state Rep. Michael Regan is planning to introduce a bill to rename a bridge over the Susquehanna River on the Pennsylvania Turnpike as the Joseph V. Paterno Memorial Bridge. The bill would have to pass the state House and Senate and then be signed by Gov. Tom Wolf. Regan hasn't formally introduced the bill. However, he sent out a letter last week to potential co-sponsors, stating his intent to "honor the football career of...

Loading