The TBM Avenger show may yet fly again in 2021. Chairman, Kerry Miller gave an impactful presentation Monday night to the Peru City Council. Miller stated the show belongs in Peru, has value and is the best salute around to veterans. He got emotional, speaking of his 94-year old dad who is a committee member:
Miller asked that money for the show be put back in the city’s 2021 budget. Mayor Harl explained later, why the roughly $100,000 was cut in the first place:
Aldermen Mike Radtke and Jim Lukosius agreed to put the matter on the budget committee’s agenda. The council appeared sold on Miller’s request.