H.R. 4238: The "W.D. Farr Post Office Building" Designation Act

H.R. 4238

The "W.D. Farr Post Office Building" Designation Act

February 22, 2010 (111th Congress, 1st Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 4238 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Monday, February 22, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced Rep. Betsy Markey (D-CO) December 8, 2009.

Bill Summary

H.R. 4238 would designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 930 39th Avenue in Greeley, Colorado, as the "W.D. Farr Post Office Building".


W.D. Farr was a key figure in establishing Colorado's water projects. He served as the president of the Greeley Water Board for 39 of its first 40 years.



According to CBO, any costs related to new post office designations, which include the cost of changing the name on the building, signs, and maps, are not significant.