A groundbreaking ceremony for North Little Rock's Veterans Memorial will be held at 11:30 a.m. today (May 11) at Laman Library Plaza at the corner of Pershing Boulevard and Orange Street, North Little Rock.

Construction is expected to be completed by Veterans Day on Nov. 11. The ceremony will feature a donation of $3,000 from the Camp Robinson/Camp Pike Community Council to a fund-raising campaign for the memorial, which is anticipated to cost $150,000. The city of North Little Rock is providing $50,000 and up to an additional $50,000 to match private conations. 

For more information call (501) 687-1061.