The new quarters that the Treasury Department is circulating are pretty cool. Seeing as they’re issuing one about every ten weeks, it looks like it’ll be ten years before we see Alaska & Hawaii’s final entries.
What is your state’s quarter going to look like? What agency within your state gummit gets final say on this? Did your governor appoint a special comission?
Here in Missouri, Governor Carnahan (or maybe it was someone else) asked schoolchildren to submit possible designs, but I think this was merely to get people interested in the idea, rather than a serious attempt to come up with possible designs.
I’d like to hear some Dopers’ ideas for quarters for their own states. Whimsical and serious ideas are welcome.
BTW, I think Missouri would best be represented by a Meth lab. (g)