U of I gets go-ahead to plan for new art building to replace museum flooded in '08

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Posted: Thursday, June 6, 2013 12:00 am

IOWA CITY (AP) — The University of Iowa received permission Wednesday to develop plans for a new museum to store its premier collection of fine art. The collection has largely been stored off-campus since a 2008 flood.

The university said it would study a range of potential sites for the museum near its campus in Iowa City and options for funding the building through donations and partnerships with the private sector.

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