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PILLARS OF THE CITY

NORTH MAIN STREET FLOOD WALL RECOGNITION PROJECT

Pillar Food Wall

The Pillars of the City flood wall recognition project was established in 2015 by Mayor Tom Stiehm with the goal to utilize the flood wall pillars on North Main Street to give recognition to people, in Austin’s past and present, who have made significant contributions to improving the quality of life in Austin related to growth, economic impact, health, education, culture, recreation, communications, business or scientific innovation.

Do you know someone that has made an impact on the City of Austin? Submit a Pillars of the City nomination for next year!

 
Pillars dedicated on July 4, 2016:

GHormel George A. Hormel   JHormel Jay C. Hormel
Knowlton Richard L. Knowlton   Schindler Dr. Richard J. Schindler
Erichson Jon W. Erichson      
 
Pillars dedicated on July 4, 2017:

 
Ira James Holton   Gary Ray
Esther Morse      
 
Pillars dedicated on July 4, 2018:

Robert Enright   Lyman Baird
Norman Hecimovich      
 
Pillars dedicated on July 4, 2019: