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Cleveland Metroparks Zoo teases ‘major announcement’ coming Tuesday

'Happy spring! We’re planting new roots.…' the Cleveland Zoo posted on Facebook while teasing their major announcement coming on Tuesday, March 22.
Credit: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
'Major announcement' being teased for Cleveland Metroparks Zoo.

CLEVELAND — UPDATE: The "major announcement" has been revealed...  See all the details HERE.

Original story before the announcement was revealed:

A secret is about to be revealed at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. The zoo is teasing a “major announcement” is coming on Tuesday.

“Happy spring! We’re planting new roots.…” the zoo shared on its Facebook page along with a video that shows an image rendering of an apparent expansion coming to the property. The video then cuts to a brief clip of the Cleveland Zoo’s new baby gorilla that was born there last year.

RELATED: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo announces baby gorilla's name: Kayembe

So what could it be? You can watch the zoo's "major announcement" tease in the player below:

Major Announcement

Happy spring! We’re planting new roots. Major announcement coming 3.22.22

Posted by Cleveland Metroparks Zoo on Sunday, March 20, 2022

That’s all we know so far, so stay tuned! No time of the announcement has been provided.

No additional details were immediately available, but we will update this story once more information is released.


Editor's note: Video in the player above was originally published in a previous story regarding the Cleveland Zoo on Feb. 17, 2022.

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