Manatee County Sheriff’s deputies stand by during an Aug. 21 march and protest against a Confederate war veteran memorial outside of the Manatee County Historic Courthouse. Details emerged from an engineering firm’s report of the statue’s damages after it fell during its transport.
Manatee County Sheriff’s deputies stand by during an Aug. 21 march and protest against a Confederate war veteran memorial outside of the Manatee County Historic Courthouse. Details emerged from an engineering firm’s report of the statue’s damages after it fell during its transport. Tiffany Tompkins Herald file photo
Manatee County Sheriff’s deputies stand by during an Aug. 21 march and protest against a Confederate war veteran memorial outside of the Manatee County Historic Courthouse. Details emerged from an engineering firm’s report of the statue’s damages after it fell during its transport. Tiffany Tompkins Herald file photo

Repairing broken Confederate statue could cost 3 times more than removing it

December 15, 2017 11:00 AM