ORLANDO (CBSMiami/AP) — Pulse Orlando was the site of the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history.READ MORE: French Forces Kill ISIS Leader Believed To Be Responsible For Sgt. La David Johnson’s Death
The owner of the Florida gay nightclub says the site will become a memorial and a museum to honor the 49 people who were killed.
Pulse owner Barbara Poma said Thursday outside the Orlando, Florida, nightclub the memorial and museum will serve to comfort the bereaved now and educate future generations about the importance of tolerance.READ MORE: COVID Booster Shot Confusion Ahead Of FDA Advisory Committee Meeting
Poma offered few concrete details about what the memorial will look like, how much it will cost and what the timeline will be for building it.
She says the design and content of the memorial will be decided by survivors of the massacre, family members of deceased victims, first responders, and the doctors and nurses who treated the victims, as well as the greater Orlando community.MORE NEWS: Rodney Rodriguez, Driver In High-Speed Crash That Killed 3, Finally Booked Into Jail
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