By James Boyle
Bucks County Recorder of Deeds staff will visit five locations this week as the office continues to take the Veterans ID Discount Card program on the road. Veterans will have the opportunity to receive a free ID card on the following dates:
Bensalem Township Building
Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
2400 Byberry Road, Bensalem
Bensalem Senior Center
Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
1850 Byberry Road, Bensalem
Bristol Borough Area Active Adult Center
Wood & Mulberry Streets, Bristol
Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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, more than 1,000 Bucks County businesses have agreed to offer substantial veterans discounts (5 percent to 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 Discount Card Program, please call Crystal Boose in the county Recorder of Deeds office at 215-348-6017 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 as well.