City seeks help to restore icon

City Hall is looking for help from the state and a group of local philanthropists to fund the restoration of a downtown monument dedicated to people who fought in the Civil War.

The city will apply for a $150,000 grant from the state Environmental Protection Fund program to defray a majority of the estimated $200,000 cost to preserve, clean and restore the 50-foot-tall Soldier and Sailors monument.

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