Representatives of two churches, the NAACP and other organizations asked the City Commission today to relocate the Confederate monument away from the center of Munn Park. (Ledger coverage) Here are tweets about their requests:

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  1. I am all in on Ashley Troutmans proposal…it the statue is moved there is no need to spend tax dollars to add more inclusive plaques or monuments

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