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Herbert Dreiseitl, wearing a University of Minnesota cap, is in front of city hall on Sunday morning, inspecting the installation of his sculpture along with other members of the design/fabrication team and the electrician, who is doing electrical work on the piece. [photo] [photo] They’ll be testing the lighting and water flow several times between now and the Oct. 4 dedication, which starts at 7 p.m. When asked why he was wearing the University of Minnesota cap, Dreiseitl said he’d been lecturing there recently and had simply needed a hat because of the cold weather. I did not ask if he attended Saturday’s football game – it seemed unlikely.

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