Harold D. Rice Memorial Fountain


Firefighters Memorial Fountain, Photo by: Bradley Cramer

Location: The Paseo and E 71st Terrace, Kansas City, MO

Owner: KCMO Parks & Recreation Department

Dates: 1989

Description:

Harold D. Rice founded of the City of Fountains Foundation in 1973 with the goals of adding one fountain per year and preserving the city's existing fountains. This fountain, dedicated to him, is a pedestal with its multi-tiered bowls resting in a pool basin.

The fountain is located near E 71st Terrace in a grassy concourse of The Paseo. There is a red brick patio around the fountain. There used to be benches at the fountain but they were frequent targets of vandalism and were removed.

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