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Orphan Bench repainted, in use

2009-08-06 - 100 Public Square, Columbia, KY - Photo by Sheila Hare.
The aesthetics may be controversial - many think the City of Columbia could have chosen a louder blue the Orphan Bench in front of the First and Farmers National Bank on the Square in Columbia has gotten a fresh coat of paint and was in use by Phillip Cape, left, and Ed Waggener, Wednesday morning. City officials painted the bench, which has no known owners, in response to a request out of the bank. The subject of making the Downtown prettier, more comfortable, and making it safe for pedestrians was the subject of Barbara Armitage's comments at the Monday, August 2, 2009 City Council meeting.

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