The fountain in Gratz Park, erected in 1933, is being restored this winter. The statues will be repaired and refinished while the fountain's concrete and plumbing will be replaced.
The fountain in Gratz Park, erected in 1933, is being restored this winter. The statues will be repaired and refinished while the fountain's concrete and plumbing will be replaced. Herald-Leader
The fountain in Gratz Park, erected in 1933, is being restored this winter. The statues will be repaired and refinished while the fountain's concrete and plumbing will be replaced. Herald-Leader

Tom Eblen: Iconic Gratz Park statue to be removed for a winter of repairs

November 21, 2014 12:30 PM

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.