FHA Veteran's Memorial Garden Opens

FREEPORT (WIFR) -- Remembering those who have served our country was the theme for a Memorial Day celebration in Freeport.

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Monday for the Veteran's Memorial Garden at the Freeport Housing Authority Hosmer Highrise. FHA a leaders say the garden was inspired by resident Carol Hunt We're told the garden is an ongoing project they hope will grow every year. The plan to add more seating, trees and even a monument to honor residents who served in the military.

If you would like to help the garden grow contact the Freeport Housing Authority at 815-232-4171.

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