Final public meeting scheduled to discuss Medal of Honor memorial design concept
SAN ANTONIO, TX.- The City will hold its second and final public meeting discussing design possibilities on the projected Medal of Honor (MOH) memorial from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 14 at the UTSA Downtown Campus – Buena Vista Building, Room BV1.326, 501 W. Durango.
At the meeting, design consultant, Barbara Grygutis, will present a conceptual design for the project before presenting it to City Council in the fall.
Grygutis is a nationally renowned artist from Tucson, Arizona. One of her most notable projects is the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Columbia, Missouri.
The MOH project will be fully funded by private donations. The memorial will complement downtown’s tourist attractions and the planned Performing Arts Center slated for the Municipal Auditorium.