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Legislature Recognizes White Cane Safety Day

OSWEGO – The Oswego County Legislature recognized October 15 as National White Cane Safety Day to promote awareness, education and advocacy for issues that affect individuals with a vision impairment which requires them to carry a white cane.

White Cane Safety Day
White Cane Safety Day

From left are legislators Stephen M. Walpole, District 14; Bridget Dolbear, Oswego County Opportunities, Inc.; Oswego County Human Services Committee Vice Chairman Daniel LeClair, District 8; Ken Skillen, Oswego ARISE; Jill Meade, Oswego County Vision Network; Sabine Ingerson, director of Oswego ARISE; James Karasek, District 22; Shawn Doyle, District 3; Sara Sunday, director of the Oswego County Office for the Aging; Marie C. Schadt, District 19; Betsy Copps, Oswego County Opportunities, Inc.; and John Proud, District 7.