MEDFORD (CBS) – Mayor Michael McGlynn announced plans Friday to build a $1 million peace garden in memory of Medford native Krystle Campbell and the others killed in the Boston Marathon bombings.
McGlynn told WBZ-TV what started as a $400,000 idea quickly bloomed into a million dollar challenge.READ MORE: Families Separated By COVID Eager To Reunite When US Allows Vaccinated International Travelers
“It was going to be some seating area for the seniors with a plaque to the four victims. And then, as we talked about it more and more, we said, ‘No, this should be a memorial’,” McGlynn said.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Kim Tunnicliffe Reports