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Eisenhower Memorial Wins Key Design Approval In D.C.The long-delayed effort to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower near the National Mall has won a key approval, despite ongoing objections to architect Frank Gehry's design.
Panel Rejects Design For Eisenhower MemorialA federal commission that oversees plans for monuments in the nation's capital voted Thursday to reject the current design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower, sending the concept back to its architects for revisions.
Eisenhower Memorial Faces Further Delay On DesignAfter more than 18 months of delays, the planned Eisenhower Memorial project near the National Mall faces further setbacks.
Obama Appoints Critic To Eisenhower Memorial PanelPresident Barack Obama is appointing a known critic of the planned Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial design to serve on the federal commission that oversees the project.
Key Arts Panel Approves Eisenhower Memorial DesignA powerful commission overseeing civic art and architecture in the nation's capital voted Thursday to approve the general concept and layout of Frank Gehry's design for a national memorial honoring Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Redesigning Eisenhower Memorial Could Cost $17MScrapping a disputed design for a planned Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial near the National Mall and developing an alternate concept over the next five years would cost about $17 million, analysts have found.
Eisenhower Family Wants New Ike Memorial DesignThe future of a planned memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower was thrown into doubt Tuesday as lawmakers questioned the project's design and cost and Ike's family called again for the memorial project to be redesigned.
New Bill Would Block Eisenhower Memorial FundingA Utah congressman has introduced legislation to scrap the design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington, citing objections from Ike's family and the project's cost.
Eisenhower Memorial Approval Delayed Into 2013Plans to build a national memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower will be delayed into next year as the World War II general's family continues to object to a design by architect Frank Gehry.
Salazar Seeks To Broker Eisenhower Memorial DealA member of President Barack Obama's cabinet is taking a direct interest in helping to resolve a dispute over the design of a national memorial to Dwight D. Eisenhower, which could delay the project beyond the summer, according to discussions revealed Thursday.
Lawmaker Seeks Delay On Eisenhower Memorial In D.C.The chairman of the House Oversight Committee is asking for further delay on any approvals for the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial being planned for the a site near the National Mall.
Eisenhower Family At Impasse On Memorial DesignThe family of President Dwight D. Eisenhower is welcoming design changes by architect Frank Gehry for a memorial honoring the World War II general but says any monument should be simple, sustainable and affordable to honor his values.
Commission Supports D.C. Eisenhower Memorial DesignMembers of a federal commission working to build a memorial to President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington are issuing a unanimous statement supporting architect Frank Gehry and his design concept after hearing months of criticism.
Eisenhower Memorial Designer Open To ChangesArchitect Frank Gehry said he is open to changes to a planned Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial in Washington to address objections from the 34th president's family that the design doesn't put enough emphasis on his achievements as president and World War II military leader.