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Upper Chichester Township's Hometown Hero

Upper Chichester Township's Hometown Hero

Posted on January 20, 2023

This past Thursday at their monthly meeting, the Upper Chichester Township Board of Commissioners had the honor of recognizing Delaware County Teen Jessica Smith. Jessica was presented a proclamation for her efforts in creating communications boards to help first responders communicate with people with disabilities.

Jessica, the daughter of the Township’s Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator, Carl Smith, has used these boards her entire life and has felt they would be a great way to help First Responders communicate with residents with disabilities. Click the link below to check out more about Jessica who was featured on Channel 6 ABC’s “Hometown Hero” segment.


Here is what the communication boards look like: