Why are boots lining Route 3 in Fine?

Why are boots lining Route 3 in Fine?

TOWN OF FINE, N.Y. (WWNY) - They are boots on the ground in the Town of Fine, to honor veterans.

More than one thousand pairs of military boots are lining a 25 mile stretch of Route 3, heading toward Cranberry Lake. The boots were donated from Fort Drum and community members.

Military boots line Route 3 in the Town of Fine
Military boots line Route 3 in the Town of Fine (Source: Kim Nolan)

Each pair is accopanied by a flag, and represents an individual local veteran.

The event also included an evening parade to honor those who have served.

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