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Five Questions With… Logan Cook

1. What was the reason behind the project? Water leakage has been occurring for years through the building envelope which was damaging decorative historic plaster. Additionally, during WJE’s investigation, distressed limestone units were found in many areas of the ziggurat resulting from corroded mild steel anchors. The project addresses the water leakage and distressed limestone […]
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Five Questions With…Jason Edwardson

Jason Edwardson Tour Manager, Indiana War Memorial 1. Why is there scaffolding around the Indiana War Memorial? The scaffolding currently seen around the exterior of the building is there as part of a project to repair the roof of the Memorial. These repairs are to address some leaks and replace broken stones that one would […]
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Shining a Light to Salute our Veterans’ Service!

The Indiana War Memorials Foundation (IWMF), in support of the Indiana War Memorials Commission, is honored to partner with Downtown Indy, Inc. (DII) on Shine a Light on Indianapolis, an innovative project to honor veterans, highlight the Soldiers and Sailors Monument, and make Indianapolis a more vibrant and engaging community. The project was awarded grants that together total nearly $8 […]
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