The history and revitalization of Route 66 will be the topic of the Jenks Chamber of Commerce’s March 17 luncheon. Ken Busby, executive director and CEO of the Route 66 Alliance, will be the featured speaker at the ABCO Party Rentals sponsored event.
The luncheon begins at noon and will be held at the Jenks Chamber of Commerce, 115 S. First St.
With more than 370 miles of Route 66 in Oklahoma, the Mother Road has played a large role in the state’s history and will be an asset for the future. Luncheon attendees will hear an update and a look into the future of the tourist destination and how it can benefit all of Oklahoma.
In addition to his role at the Rout 66 Alliance, Busby is chair of the Route 66 Commission in Tulsa.
Cost to attend is $20 for Jenks Chamber members and $30 for non-members. The deadline to RSVP is Monday, March 15 at 4 p.m.