US Coast Guard


Saluting the United States Coast Guard

County Council was joined in raising the U.S. Coast Guard flag by local Coast Guard officers in the courtyard of the Delaware County Government Center to commemorate the anniversary of the U.S. Coast Guard, which was established on Aug. 4, 1790. Pictured are, from left, Councilmen John McBlain, Mike Culp, Dave White, Vice Chair Colleen Morrone, Chairman Mario J. Civera and Senior Chief Petty Officer Mike Emery of Ridley Park and Chief Petty Officer Davis Welsh of Springfield. Emery serves at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay Station and Welsh is a Springfield police officer who serves in the Coast Guard Maryland National Capital Region.