Commemorative bricks on sale for plaza
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
The deadline to purchase commemorative bricks for the Veterans Plaza by Memorial Day is May 6.
Bricks are $100 each and may be purchased at Jefferson City Finance Department in City Hall, 320 E. McCarty St. Applications are also available at www.jeffcitymo.org.
A Department of Defense form D214 or other equivalent documentation of service and honorable discharge must be presented with the application and payment.
Veterans Plaza serves as a memorial to veterans of the Korean and Vietnam wars, and was erected in 1983 through the Jefferson City Veterans Council and through private donations on a site provided by Jefferson City. In 2006, the memorial was moved to its current location in front of the Jefferson City Police Department, 401 Monroe St.
For more information about Veterans Plaza and to view samples of commemorative bricks, go to www.jeffcitymo.org.