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Flossmoor trustees deny commission’s recommendation to accept sculpture donation

The Village of Flossmoor will not be accepting the donation of Gunnar Theel’s Sculpture #9, citing safety concerns among others for going against the Public Art Commission’s recommendation to bring the work of art to Leavitt Park.

The village board voted unanimously the evening of Monday, Dec. 19, to deny a motion to accept the sculpture donation. The commission had recommended accepting the donation and adding it to Flossmoor’s permanent sculpture collection.

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