War memorial at Veterans Coliseum to be removed, stored


The two large granite war memorial panels at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum are scheduled to be removed and stored because they both need expensive repairs.

According to Portland officials, the infrastructure holding the panels in place has deteriorated, and the panels themselves have partly dislocated — one or both of them could fall without extensive repairs, and funds have not yet been identified for such work.

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