INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - Repairs on the Soldiers and Sailors Monument in downtownIndianapolis is taking longer than expected.
Work started in late September and was supposed to take about amonth.
Crews put in vertical windows to replace the angled windows thatcaused rain to seep in.
New steel supports for the Liberty Statue and air conditioningare among the other upgrades.
The observation deck is slated to open after Thanksgiving, butthe gift shop and museum below are open to visitors.
3 P.M. UPDATE: Snow began picking up a little bit in areas west of Indianapolis. Recent snowfall amounts indicate 10 inches in Vincennes, 6 1/2 inches in Martinsville, 7 1/2 inches in Bloomington and 5 inches in Seymour.
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