LOUISVILLE, Ky., Nov. 11, 2018 — EOP Architects unveiled designs for the Colonel Charles Young Veterans Memorial today becoming the first project of the Freedom Flag Initiative. The memorial was unveiled on Veterans Day at the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage.
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer, Kentucky Lieutenant Governor Jenean Hampton and EOP Associate Daniel Ware, AIA spoke at the crowded event. “We wanted to make the flag front and center and create a space for reflection on Colonel Young, the flag, our nation and the sacrifices our veterans make daily,” explains Ware. “We are honored to collaborate with the KCAAH, NABVETS Kentucky State Command Council, CARMAN and Semper Tek, Inc. on this humbling project, and know that without our veterans’ vravery, none of us would be here to thank you.”