On Memorial Day, May 31, 1999, Niles dedicated the waterfall at Touhy Avenue and Milwaukee Avenue as an appropriate monument in memory of those Niles residents who served our country so nobly.
Ceremony At the ceremony, the American flag and the POW/MIA flag were raised for the first time and have been permanently displayed at this memorial site.
A ceremony is held every Memorial Day and Veterans Day in memory of those residents who served our country in the armed forces.
Pictures for Sentimental Events
Many people use the Veterans' Memorial Waterfall as the background for their wedding pictures. There is no fee but a reservation is required. For more information, please contact the General Government Department at 847-588-8010.