photo from Honor Flight Chicago website

photo from Honor Flight Chicago website 

Local veterans in Grundy County are encouraged to apply to take a trip to Washington, D.C.

That’s according to Grundy County Veterans Assistance Commission Superintendent Ken Buck who was on WCSJ's People are Talking this week.

He also said they are honoring woman veterans.

Buck said the one day trip is very rewarding and free.

For an application, contact Buck’s office at 941-3152 or visit