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Westchester Vietnam Vets Invited To Agent Orange Town Hall Meeting

The meeting on Agent Orange will be held at WCC on Nov. 20.
The meeting on Agent Orange will be held at WCC on Nov. 20. Photo Credit: File

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Vietnam War veterans and their families are invited to a town-hall style meeting to discuss  possible health problems related to exposure to Agent Orange during the war/

The meeting will be on Thursday, Nov. 20, at Westchester Community College, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Speakers will include John Rowan, Vietnam Veterans of America national commander; Ned Foote, VVA New York State commander; Jack McManus, Agent Orange Commission; Herb Worthington, New Jersey Agent Orange Commission; and a family affected by exposure to Agent Orange.

“We must do whatever we can to serve and protect our veterans,” County Executive Rob Astorino said in a statement. “I encourage all Vietnam veterans and their families to attend this important town hall.”

The meeting will be held in the Gateway Building of Westchester Community College, 75 Grasslands Road in Valhalla.

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