At the time it was built, the Eiffel Tower drew the world’s attention as the height of engineering achievement. The purpose for this tower was to draw Harrisonburg’s attention to the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris. As a united city and a united world, we can work together to save the environment and the well-being of our planet for our children and future generations. The attacks in Paris on November 13, 2015 brought an additional significance to this tower. Check out these online articles from WMRA and Climate Action Alliance of the Valley.