AJC Article on Cobb Veterans Memorial Foundation

Honoring Veterans: High Hopes for $3.5 Million Cobb Memorial

A towering monument to Cobb military veterans planned for Fairground Street in Marietta could get underway next year after more than four years of volunteer efforts and some delays.

A small group of veterans that make up the Cobb Veterans Memorial Foundation has shepherded the monument through a long planning phase, and hopes to begin fundraising in earnest soon, with construction tentatively scheduled for 2020.

Last week, the county approved an agreement governing the release of $250,000 in seed money for the $3.5 million project, with the rest expected to be funded through private donations.

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