President Eisenhower http://kmuw.org en Brigadier General Reddel: It's Time to Memorialize President Eisenhower http://kmuw.org/post/brigadier-general-reddel-its-time-memorialize-president-eisenhower <p>The man leading efforts to build a memorial honoring Dwight D. Eisenhower says conflicts about the design shouldn't derail the effort.</p><p>Retired Brigadier General Carl Reddel spoke yesterday at the <a href="http://www.doleinstitute.org/">Dole Institute</a> in Lawrence, saying "it's about time that we do this." Reddel is the executive director of the memorial commission. He said the proposed $142 million memorial would celebrate Eisenhower's success as a general and a president.</p> Fri, 03 May 2013 18:05:02 +0000 Kate Clause & Associated Press 16673 at http://kmuw.org