Monument topping now set for Monday

Lady Victory’s return to the top of the Soldiers and Sailors Monument in downtown Indianapolis has been postponed until Monday morning. This week’s windy and rainy weather conditions forced contractors to postpone moving the 118-year-old sculpture several times. Crews will use a crane to lift the bronze statue more than 200 feet to the top of the monument. The sculpture was taken down nearly five months ago for a $1.5 million restoration.

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