MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The iconic Mary Tyler Moore statue has returned to its original downtown Minneapolis location.
It was relocated for more than two years while the city worked on revamping Nicollet Mall.READ MORE: Walter Mondale: Politicians Honor 'One Of Minnesota's Proudest Sons'
The statue is now back on 7th Street and Nicollet Mall, next to where the actress tossed her tam in the opening credits of her TV series, which ran on CBS from 1970 to 1977. It had been on display at the Minneapolis Visitor Information building two block north.READ MORE: Walter Mondale, Minnesota Native And Former Vice President, Dies At 93
The city says this is the final week of construction Nicollet Mall. Crews will be removing barricades, sweeping the street and sidewalks, and putting out furniture this week.MORE NEWS: Andrew Thomas Faces Federal Charge After Allegedly Shooting At Minnesota National Guard Members
The project should be complete by Thursday.