TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – A local firefighter who died earlier this year will soon be honored.
Thursday evening, the Terre Haute City Council approved a measure to designate 9th Street between Ohio and Wabash Avenue as “John A. Schoffstall Memorial Way”.
Schoffstall died in April due to complications from COVID-19.
9th and Ohio is also where Firestation 5 is located, which was where Schoffstall was stationed with the fire department.
The resolution to name the memorial way after Schoffstall was introduced by all members of the city council.