D: Eternal Light
In September 2002, the Eternal Light Star received an electrical update with assistance
from the Department of Parks & Recreation, Con Edison, and Sentry Electric Corp.,
according to the Madison Square Park Conservancy website. The implementation of
LED-based lighting, reported Electrical Construction & Maintenance magazine on December
9, 2002, would then support the star’s “unique and continuous lighting requirements”
to honor the individuals who fought for America's freedom.
This year (2018), the Madison Square Park Conservancy is working to relight the Flagstaff to mark the centennial of the outbreak of World War I.