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Push to make Niagara Falls turtle a landmark [Video]

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The building once served as the home of the Native American Center for the Living Arts.

On Monday night, residents and members of a community group called Friends of the Turtle gathered to discuss a current proposal to “reawaken” the building.

 The group includes Native representatives, museum professionals, historic preservation specialists, tourism promoters, and scholars and has worked to bring life back to the building that has been vacant for 28 years.

“Turtles aren’t supposed to hibernate for 30 years,” said Michael Martin with Friends of the Turtle. “It’s an iconic building in the city that generations of both native and non-native visitors have known and loved.”

The turtle opened in 1981 and was designed by Northern Arapaho architect Dennis Sun Rhodes to represent a creation story in which the Earth was created on the back of a sea turtle. 

Despite efforts to revive the building, others feel it should …

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