Mayor F. Edward Biertuempfel - # - Union Township Historical Society Photo Archive
Union Township Historical Society - 909 Caldwell ave. Union, NJ 07083 908-687-7977
Mayor Biertuempfel designed and helped build these playground turtles out of recycled sewer pipe in order to save the town money. These were among other playground fixtures were featured in Popular Mechanics Magazine. We understand that DPW legend Al Koenig had a big part in the design and fabrication of these turtles.