Our Proposal to the Mayor of Fort Lauderdale:
❖ We represent the Turkish American Chamber of Commerce
❖ Our request is to place a statue of former President Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, a man of the Enlightenment whom
as a Turkish field marshal fought for independence against the invading British, French, and Russian empires to
establish a secular Turkish Republic.
❖ The bronze statue will be crafted, purchased, and placed free of any financial burden for the city