On May 14, 2022, the City of South Jordan hosted the groundbreaking ceremony for what will be the first Gold Star Memorial Monument in Salt Lake Valley. CEO of Colonial Flag, Paul Swenson, who attended said the event was very "touching." Mayor Dawn Ramsey and Jennie Taylor, the widow of Major Brent Taylor, spoke at the ceremony. Watch the highlight video to hear their heartfelt comments.
The City is fundraising $25,000 dollars from community members and local businesses for this project. To learn more, visit our fundraising page.