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Pittsburgh residents comment on the recommendation to remove the Christopher Columbus statue from Schenley Park

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Jonah Hoy, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 12, 2020

UPDATE (10/12/2020): As of Oct. 11, Mayor Bill Peduto has recommended to remove the statue. It has been taped and wrapped. PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Art Commission has unanimously voted to remove a statue of Christopher Columbus from Schenley Park. The statue of the famed explorer has stood in ...