Sir John A. Macdonald statue to be moved from Kingston, Ont., park on Friday

The statue of Canada's first prime minister is expected to be removed from a park in his eastern Ontario hometown Friday.

Sir John A. Macdonald's statue has been in City Park in Kingston, Ont., since 1895. 

City council decided earlier this week to take it down, with plans to put it back up across town in Cataraqui Cemetery, where Macdonald is buried.

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