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Thousands in private donations fund mural preservation

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Posted at 11:25 AM, Nov 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-20 13:25:23-05

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) -- A mural is getting a permanent home thanks to fundraisers who collected $126,000 to preserve what many consider historic public art.

The Daily Camera reports the mural is a Coca-Cola advertisement.

Lafayette Urban Renewal Authority chairwoman Sally Martin said donations came from 62 businesses and residents.

A mural dedication is set for Dec. 3.

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