LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Jim Stamas has announced that he will join friends and family of Marine Lance Cpl. Ryan Burgess at an unveiling ceremony on June 28 to dedicate the sign for the memorial highway named in Burgess’ honor.
Sen. Jim Stamas, R-Midland; and
Marine Lance Cpl. Ryan Burgess’ friends, family and military comrades.
A ceremony to officially unveil one of the signs declaring the portion of U.S. 10 from N. Stark Road to N.W. River Road in Sanford as the “Marine Lance Corporal Ryan Burgess Memorial Highway.”
Thursday, June 28 at 10 a.m.
Midland County Road Commission
2334 N. Meridian Road
In March, the governor signed Senate Bill 481, now Public Act 52 of 2018, to designate a portion of U.S. 10 from N. Stark Road to N.W. River Road in Sanford as the “Marine Lance Corporal Ryan Burgess Memorial Highway” in recognition of Burgess, who was killed by an improvised explosive device in Iraq in December 2006.