Gallery Concept mural undergoing repairs

The downtown Gallery Concept mural has been taken down for repairs. One of the panels came loose during one of the winter storms, exposing damage to the plywood sub-structure underneath the north wall of the Country Club facility (4710 Gaetz Avenue).

The downtown Gallery Concept mural has been taken down for repairs.

One of the panels came loose during one of the winter storms, exposing damage to the plywood sub-structure underneath the north wall of the Country Club facility (4710 Gaetz Avenue).

The mural will be stored at the city’s Civic Yards while repairs are made.

Pat Matheson, the city’s public art co-ordinator, said the mural is a big part of the Alexander Way streetscape.

He hopes the mural will be re-installed as quickly as possible.

No estimated time line was provided.

Matheson said repairing the substructure will prevent any further damage to the mural and eliminate any risk to pedestrians or traffic in the area.

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