City Plans for Veterans Memorial

September 2, 2016

What’s best for vets? On August 24, Kyle City Council allocated money toward a future veteran memorial site, a move toward recognizing and honoring those who have served.

$10,000 will be drawn from the 2016-17 fiscal year budget, an indication that construction could be on the horizon.

Even still, private donations will be necessary as similar memorial projects have required as much as $70,000.

Council Member District 4 David Wilson brought forth the concept to City Council and hopes they will consider immortalizing veterans by including their names somewhere on the project.

Wilson also explained that a commission composed of veterans and citizens of Kyle could be created to discuss the memorial’s specifics such as location and design.

Originally published through San Marcos Corridor News.

Photo from the City of Kyle, Texas website.


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