Nov 13, 2013

When's the Boy with the Boot returning?

I noticed the Boy with the Boot statue in Washington Park is gone. Do you know when it's coming back? J.D. in Sandusky

Earlier this year, government representatives from Wadsworth asked Sandusky officials if they could borrow the iconic statute.

Wadsworth representatives plan to hire someone to sculpt a duplicate of the statue that’s stationed in the fountain at Washington Park. Sandusky’s original Boy with the Boot actually stands in an enclosed case in City Hall.

The statue came down in late October and should return by April 11.

Sandusky officials did not charge Wadsworth representatives 1 cent to borrow the statue.

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