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Meeting set to plan Black Hawk Statue plaza

A planning meeting to share ideas for the renovation of the plaza around the Black Hawk Statue is scheduled on Tuesday, Jan. 15 at 6:30 p.m. at Nash Recreation Center, Oregon.  

George Bellovics, landscape architect for the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, will lead the meeting.

The plaza area includes the parking lot, walk-ways, interpretive kiosks, viewing area with rock wall, and accessories such as benches and landscaping.

All interested persons and community leaders are encouraged to attend to lend their ideas for development of the new plaza.  

The snow date is Thursday, Jan. 17 at 6:30 p.m.  

For more information call 815-732-7439.