PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A Black Lives Matter mural painted along the Allegheny River will remain for now.
PennDOT owns the wall that runs along the Riverwalk downtown.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Native Mark Cuban Buys Small Texas Town
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The artist did not ask for permission before painting the phrase along with images of Antwon Rose, George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breonna Taylor.MORE NEWS: Keri Hilson Says 'Hip Hop Family Christmas' Is All About 'Honoring Your Family, Not Living For The World'
PennDOT usually paints over graffiti on that wall, but says it is focused on maintenance work right now.