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      Catfish alley monument will commemorate historic past

      Amonument marking the restoration of the Catfish Alley district in Columbus willbe unveiled on Sept. 5.

      Themonument will commemorate the historic area that once was the center of thecity's black business community.

      Landscapingfor a park area, street re paving and sidewalk improvements on Fourth Streetbetween College and Main streets have been completed.

      Theinstallation of ornamental, or "festival" lighting, is also on theway.

      The monumentwill be unveiled before Art WalkDowntown festivities the Sept. 5.

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