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Port, tribes celebrate Clover Island changes

The Port of Kennewick, Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation and Tamastslikt Cultural Institute celebrate the completion of improvements to Clover Island with a ceremony on Aug. 4.
The Port of Kennewick, Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation and Tamastslikt Cultural Institute celebrate the completion of improvements to Clover Island with a ceremony on Aug. 4. Tri-City Herald

The Port of Kennewick together with the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation and Tamastslikt Cultural Institute will bless several changes to Clover Island at a ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 4.

The updates include recreational improvements, art and interpretive installations.

Two bronze statues honoring the cultural history of the area will be installed within The Gathering Space, a setting that shares the tribes’ history, culture and historical use of the area. Tribal drums and dancers will participate in the program.

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