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The Color of Palo Alto wrap to cover City Hall

Original post made on Mar 19, 2008

A prelude to the complex public art project known as The Color of Palo Alto will be all over City Hall this week, literally.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, March 19, 2008, 12:00 AM

Comments (3)

Posted by bikes2work, a resident of Santa Rita (Los Altos)
on Mar 19, 2008 at 9:54 pm

I'm sure the color has changed since 2005 with all the new McMansions that have popped up since. LOL



Posted by Bob, a resident of Barron Park
on Mar 19, 2008 at 10:56 pm

And another waste of tax payers money on a frivolous idea. But at least it didn't cost as much as the Homer Tunnel or $240,000 for a director of environment.

I hope the new members of the City Council will have more respect for our limited revenues; the previous ones did not.


Posted by Henry, a resident of Midtown
on Mar 20, 2008 at 12:13 am

An artist tells me that when you mix a lot of colors together you get brown. So we can look forward to some shade of brown?
I can understand why Hewlett Packard put money into this, but why did the city? Was it the influence of the previous councilman from HP? It does sound like an engineering project.


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