It looks like the Council are set on removing the fountain from Parliament Street. It was provided over 25 years ago following a poll of York residents who were asked what features they wanted to see in the remodelled street.
Now the Council says that it is beyond repair and gets in the way of other activities.
In other words, it reduces the amount of commercial events that can take place there.
A report to a meeting in April will also consider the future of the – long disused – underground toilets which are located in St Sampsons Square.
In both cases is is unclear what alternative use the spaces would be put to.
“Make it York” caused a storm a couple of years ago when they targeted the fountain for removal.