Effort To Create License Plate To Honor Women Military Veterans

(Richmond)- A effort is underway to create a special Virginia license plate honoring women military veterans. The Virginia Department of Veterans Services said a minimum of 450 pre-applications are needed in order for the proposal to be approved by the General Assembly in this session. The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles will create the new plate. State officials say Virginia is home to more than 109,000 women veterans. They say that’s the largest percentage of women veterans per population of any state.