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Detroit City Council votes to make Spirit Plaza permanent fixture downtown

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Posted at 6:21 PM, Jul 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-23 18:21:15-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — The Detroit City Council voted 5-4 Tuesday to keep the Spirit of Detroit Plaza a permanent fixture downtown.

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This comes less than a week after council members voted down a proposal to keep the plaza located between Larned and Jefferson on Woodward Avenue. The council voted 4-4 on the resolution, which rejected it as the vote didn't reach a majority on either side.