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The "Broken Windows" Theory of Crime Proves Correct

Original post made by Sanford Forte on Nov 25, 2008

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Recently, I've noticed a lot of graffiti "tagging" around town. Here's good evidence that graffiti and vacant, run-down locations should be cleaned up ASAP.

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Posted by Resident, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Nov 25, 2008 at 8:07 am

Alma Plaza

Edgewood Plaza

Gas Station on Middlefield beside Winter Lodge

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Posted by Marvin, a resident of Charleston Gardens
on Nov 25, 2008 at 8:28 am

Sounds to me like an excuse to bypass the Palo Alto process.


Posted by Resident, a resident of Adobe-Meadows
on Nov 25, 2008 at 2:58 pm

Instead of complaining, why don't you become a volunteer to clean up the graffiti mess? The City needs more volunteers to clean up graffiti ASAP.


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