Federal Designation Sought For National Veterans Memorial And Museum
Federal designation sought for National Veterans Memorial and Museum
Alan Johnson The Columbus Dispatch @ohioaj
The Veterans Memorial project underway Downtown would be designated as the National Veterans Memorial and Museum under legislation backed by Ohio’s entire congressional delegation, Republicans and Democrats.
Reps. Pat Tiberi, R-Genoa Township, Steve Stivers, R-Upper Arlington, and Joyce Beatty, D-Jefferson Township, and 13 other Ohio members of congress today introduced House Resolution 1900 to designate the facility at 300 W. Broad St. to “honor, connect and inspire and educate all Americans about the service and sacrifice of our nation’s more than 22 million veterans.”
The designation, if approved, would make the Columbus memorial the only one in the …