May 4, 2016
Arbor Day - William Carleton
Located on Capitol Square near the corner of Third St. and State St., above the garage entrance from Third St.
This plaque was placed in 2016. Staff of Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board (CSRAB) and CSRAB's Executive Director William Carleton planted a Ohio Buckeye tree on Arbor Day, April 29, 2016. The ceremony also included a cannon firing by Carleton on the West Plaza.
The text reads:
This tree is planted in honor of
William E. Carleton
FOR HIS COMMITMENT AND SERVICE TO THE
CAPITOL SQUARE REVIEW AND ADVISORY BOARD AND THE
OHIO STATEHOUSE. THE OHIO STATEHOUSE IS A BETTER PLACE
THANKS TO HIS WORK AND DEDICATION.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE
CAPITOL SQUARE REVIEW AND ADVISORY BOARD 2005-2016
Planted on Arbor Day April 29, 2016