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City asks: What's in a name?

Original post made on Feb 15, 2008

Palo Alto's new police building can't become the Taser International Safety Building, but it could be named after the CEO's granddaughter, with a Taser International Weapons Storage Room inside, according to guidelines suggested by the Palo Alto Policy and Services Committee Tuesday evening.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, February 15, 2008, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Not so fast
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Feb 15, 2008 at 12:52 pm

I see that Kishimoto and Drekmeier have found something else besides climate change to waste our time on.


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Posted by John
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Feb 15, 2008 at 1:51 pm

I have no problem with offering naming rights to either individuals or corporations.

The backside of the new Public Safety Building which butts up against the railroad tracks might be a great place for selling naming rights or advertising. You would only see it from a train.

This is not a waste of time so long as it makes money for the City of Palo Alto.






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Posted by Joanna
a resident of Adobe-Meadows
on Feb 16, 2008 at 8:16 pm

Until Trojan brand condoms or Glock firearms comes up and submits a bid with cash, let's leave the far-fetched scenarios alone and worry about important stuff.


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