Town Square

Post a New Topic

The "Broken Windows" Theory of Crime Proves Correct

Original post made by Sanford Forte, Evergreen Park, on Nov 25, 2008

Web Link

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.

Comments (3)

 +   Like this comment
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

....


 +   Like this comment
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.


 +   Like this comment
Posted by Resident
a resident of Adobe-Meadow
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.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Ming’s to hold farewell auction
By Elena Kadvany | 12 comments | 3,234 views

A proposal for Monday Night's Office Cap Discussion
By Steve Levy | 14 comments | 2,185 views

Eggs and Bacon Walk Into a Bar
By Laura Stec | 6 comments | 1,947 views

Gifts (that are not bought)
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 1,606 views

Eating v. Exercise: Food Always Wins
By Max Greenberg | 3 comments | 1,371 views