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County participates in Veterans weekend Operation Green Light –
Yelm’s Historic Water Tower to be lit green, too!

Credit: Operation Green Light

Thurston residents may see green lights for Veterans Day this weekend. Here’s why

From The Olympian:

Thurston County will illuminate its buildings green this weekend to commemorate Veterans Day.

The lights will be turned on Friday through Sunday as part of a national initiative called Operation Green Light, according to a Tuesday news release.

With this effort, the county aims to bring awareness to the unique challenges veterans face and the resources available to them.

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The county encouraged the public to participate in Operation Green Light this weekend by changing at least one light bulb to a green bulb. The release says this bulb can be an exterior light that’s visible to passersby or an interior light that “sparks a conversation with friends.”

Those who participate are encouraged to share their green lights on social media with the hashtag #OperationGreenLight, the county news release said.

Operation Green Light was organized by the National Association of Counties and National Association of County Veteran Service Officers.

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