Currently the Doleman Black Heritage Museum is operating out of the Doleman residence on Locust Street, but advocates of the exhibit are pushing for a bill that would provide funding for a permanent location.
"What we're requesting is 128,000 a year for three years of operational for the museum," said President Reggie Turner, Doleman Black Heritage Museum.
The Senate hearing to approve the bill is scheduled for Tuesday,
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