Veteran Street Banners

in honor of our veterans

Recognizing, Remembering and Honoring Veterans and Active Military for Our City and Surrounding Areas

5th Annual Veterans Recognition Banners

The City of Edwardsville's Hometown Hero banner program is entering the fifth year. These banners will be displayed from the end of September through Veterans Day, November 11, 2023.

The registration process to sponsor a veteran or active military member for this season's banners is open as of April 13, 2023. At that time, we ask that you fill out the registration form, submit a digital picture (hi-resolution images with no less than 300 DPI) and a $100 sponsorship fee. On April 13, the form to submit and pay online will be available at the link below.

If you have questions about the program at any time during the year, or would like to submit in person, please contact Desiree Gerber, City Administration Office, at City Hall, 2nd Floor, by phone 618.692.7531 or email

Registrations and photos for the 2023 round of banners must be submitted by August 1, 2023.  


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