Reflections at the Foundry

Texas Vietnam veterans Representative Wayne Smith and Robert Floyd reflect on the importance of the Texas Capitol Vietnam Veterans Monument at the Deep in the Heart Art Foundry. Rep. Smith co-sponsored, with Senator Juan Hinojosa, the legislation authorizing the monument. Robert Floyd chairs the committee that is building the monument.

Monument Site Work Begins

Monument site work began January 2, 2014 on the Capitol grounds. The site contractor Chandler Concrete, San Marcos, TX will be busy over the next approximately 45 days in performing the work. Much is involved in digging, grading, concrete and granite work, landscaping, providing tree protection…