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Chillicothe in Ross County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Donald E. McHenry

1935 - 1990

 

—Surveyor - Engineer —

 
Donald E. McHenry Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 21, 2008
1. Donald E. McHenry Marker
Inscription.
City Engineer 1964-1971
President of the Rotary Club 1975-1976
Member of the Medical Center Construction Board
Member of Community Improvement Corporation
Advisor to Chillicothe-Ross Library Board
Chairman of Chillicothe Streetscape Commission
It was as chairman of Streetscape that
Don McHenry worked hardest to achieve the
civil goal he considered most vital:
to improve the quality
of life for the citizens
of his community.
This plaza is a testimony to his diligence.

 
Location. 39° 19.999′ N, 82° 58.972′ W. Marker is in Chillicothe, Ohio, in Ross County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is north of fountain in McHenry Plaza, south of county courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Chillicothe OH 45601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of Ohio (a few steps from this marker); Court House Renovation (a few steps from this marker); Site of Ohio's First Statehouse (within shouting distance of this marker); A Replica of Ohio's First Capitol (about 300 feet
Donald E. McHenry Plaza and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 21, 2008
2. Donald E. McHenry Plaza and Markers
away, measured in a direct line); Historic Site in Journalism (about 300 feet away); The Chillicothe Gazette (about 400 feet away); Banking Crisis of 1819 (about 500 feet away); Scioto Lodge No. 6 F. & A. M. (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Chillicothe.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyCharity & Public WorkGovernmentNotable PersonsRoads & Vehicles
 
Ross County Time Capsule Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 21, 2008
3. Ross County Time Capsule Marker
McHenry Plaza Flag Pole Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 21, 2008
4. McHenry Plaza Flag Pole Marker
Presented to the Citizens of Chillicothe and Ross County by the Chillicothe Evening Lions Club, September 1990.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 694 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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