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Copper thieves hit art in TO

By Canadian Security   

News Public Sector art eggleton park copper garrison creek memory banks

The half-dozen copper-clad landscape surfaces installed in the late ’90s in Art Eggleton Park were intended to recall Garrison Creek, a now-buried ravine that once flowed through the city.

But in recent months, the public art installation at Harbord and Montrose Sts., dubbed “Memory Banks,” has become a testament to another, somewhat baser, phenomenon: The still-hot market for stolen copper.

Read the full story on the Toronto Star website here.

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