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Sister Cities Garden Peace Pole - Rockford, IL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn
N 42° 18.865 W 088° 58.825
16T E 336793 N 4686584
Quick Description: Rockford’s Sister Cities Garden with peace pole was established September 21, 2008 on the International Day of Peace to promote peace and prosperity through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 7/24/2013 6:32:50 PM
Waymark Code: WMHMX6
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 3

Long Description:
Eight languages on four sides located toward the front of the garden.

More from their website (visit link)
"This garden has flags representing the countries of Rockford’s Sister Cities. The flowers in this garden represent the colors in each country’s flag. Plaques in each section of the garden describe the Sister City relationship.

Head over to the nearby Keeling-Puri Peace Plaza to find 5 more peace poles, waymarked together.
Languages: Swedish, Italian, Chinese, Ukrainian, Romanian, Hungarian, Kyrgz, and English.

Made of: Metal

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