Topic ID #31214 - posted 2/14/2014 2:29 AM

Native American site leaves Miami in quandary



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Native American site leaves Miami in quandary
Posted: Feb 14, 2014 3:18 AM EST Updated: Feb 14, 2014 3:18 AM EST
By CHRISTINE ARMARIO Associated Press

MIAMI (AP) - As more Native American archaeological sites are being uncovered around the nation, the findings are posing difficult questions for the cities where they are found.

In Miami, a major prehistoric Native American village has been discovered at a downtown site where developers plan to construct a movie theater, condos and hotel building.

The discovery has pitted developers against archaeologists and historic preservationists who want the find preserved in its entirety. Developers say the public is better served by removing a portion and putting it on display while continuing with construction.


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