“Any idea why the Capitol Stones have been blocked off?”

“Dear PoPville,

Any idea why the Capitol Stones have been blocked off from pedestrian access all of the sudden? There is a metal fence surrounding them and a “DANGER” sign.

Based on google reviews, seems to have been put up about a month ago but no other information about why this piece of history is now inaccessible (or what the plan is for the future).

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