By CBS3 Staff

CHESTER, Pa. (CBS) – A blue tarp now covers the statue of Christopher Columbus in Chester, Delaware County. Chopper 3 was over the statue, which is a centerpiece of a park on Route 291, near Welsh Street and the old Swedish burial ground.

Christopher Columbus Statue In Chester Covered By Blue Tarp

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The city of Chester has not returned calls from Eyewitness News about the statue or the decision to cover it.