City government honors deceased workers

"A Celebration of Life, A Memorial Tribute" honoring city workers who've passed away will be 4:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, on the Columbus Government Center's plaza level.

The event paying tribute to 26 active or retired city employees who died in 2008 includes the unveiling of a memorial dedicated to all deceased workers.

"The Columbus Consolidated Government is concerned about its employees even unto death," the city says in its announcement. "The service rendered by these employees is honored and appreciated."