Boy Scout Troop 278 paints historical signs from around the Town of Colonie as part of a renovation project.
Photo by Zan Strumfeld.
continued “The boys get to … know the history behind the Town of Colonie. A lot of the signs are on back roads that a lot of people don’t travel. This brings the information literally right to them,” Assistant Scoutmaster Trevor Normandin said. “Plus, it helps the community out and makes everything look a lot nicer out on the back sides of town.”
The project will take some manpower, but Franklin said he is fully confident in the scouts.
“It’s going to take a little bit of time for the scouts to do it, but I have every confidence they’ll do a good job,” Franklin said. “They always do.”