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Transformation of PlayhouseSquare progresses on schedule
The chandelier, the centerpiece of the project, is expected to be installed in March and early April
Story by KELSEY LEYVA


 
Installation of the chandelier is expected to begin in March and early April.
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On May 2, Cleveland plans to have the largest outdoor chandelier in the world.

PlayhouseSquare has received confirmation of that from the Guinness Book of World Records. Cindi Szymanski with PlayhouseSquare says construction of the chandelier is progressing on schedule.

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“Fabrication of that is going along smoothly. Some of the other elements are already complete and ready for shipment. February will be a busy month of fabrication as all of the elements are finished up and then they’ll all begin to make their way here to Cleveland for installation during March and early April.”

The chandelier is the centerpiece of the $16 million public art project at PlayhouseSquare.

Szymanski says a new sign has been installed, some of the neighborhood buildings now have uplighting and the renovation of Star Plaza is almost complete.
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