Frank Gehry refines design, wins endorsement for memorial to President Dwight Eisenhower in DC

  • by: BRETT ZONGKER , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 19, 2013 - 8:05 PM

WASHINGTON — A federal commission charged with building a national memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower voted unanimously Wednesday to approve architect Frank Gehry's design for a park near the National Mall, allowing the project to move forward over the objections of Eisenhower's family.

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