Each of these memorials, in its own way, would significantly shift the look and feel of Boston Common and would cap the long debate over how to best honor the Kings’ legacy in the city where they met.
Winner: “The Embrace” with 36 percent of the vote
Second place: “Boston’s King Memorial” with 30 perecnt of the vote
Third place: “The Ripple Effects” with 14.8 percent of the vote
Fourth place: “Avenue of Peace” with 14.5 percent of the vote
Fifth place: “Empty Pulpit” with 4 percent of the vote