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BENTON HARBOR — It’s going to take a little longer than anticipated to erect a statue of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Benton Harbor.

City commissioners in June approved placing the monument in Dwight P. Mitchell City Center Park across the street from city hall on Wall Street.

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Staff Writer at The Herald-Palladium