De Blasio wants to move Charging Bull sculpture to New York Stock Exchange

Nov 08, 2019 208

BY: Julia Marsh

What a load of bull. Mayor de Blasio is continuing his effort to wrangle the iconic Charging Bull statue from it’s 30-year place of honor on Broadway to a spot near the stock exchange — and is now using safety concerns as an excuse.

A rep for the city recently told the sculpture’s creator, Arturo DiModica, that they want the bronze bovine moved for fear that the crowds it attracts make the area a “high-risk” location that can’t be properly protected, according to a copy of the email exchange obtained by The Post.

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SOURCE: https://nypost.com

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