Gov. Mike Dunleavy will sign House Bill 141, also known as the Don Young Day Bill, on Saturday, officially designating June 9 as Don Young Day in the state of Alaska.
The bill commemorates the remarkable 49-year tenure of Congressman Don Young in the United States House of Representatives, recognizing his legacy as a dedicated public servant for the state.
The signing ceremony will be attended by members of the Young family and Rep. Craig Johnson; the signing takes place at about 2 pm at the Alaska State Fair.
At 4:20 pm, the governor will unveil the winning design, as chosen by voters, of the 2023 Alaska state license plate artistic design competition. The announcement will take place on the Colony Stage.