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Poll: When murals get in the way

Several Bella Vista residents and artist David Guinn have collected more than 1,000 signatures on a petition to save a Guinn mural and pledges of close to $250,000 from community members to buy the adjoining property that's due to be the site of a townhouse.

Poll: When murals get in the way

Several Bella Vista residents and artist David Guinn have collected more than 1,000 signatures on a petition to save a Guinn mural and pledges of close to $250,000 from community members to buy the adjoining property that's due to be the site of a townhouse.

Does that make any sense? With thousands of murals around the city, can Philadelphia afford to let any of them stand in the way of appropriate development projects?

Cast your vote now.

 

Save a mural, even it if thwarts developing a vacant lot in the city?
You're kidding, right? City needs to grow, so cover any mural with a new building
In limited circumstances, mural preservation efforts should be tried
All murals should be preserved even if projects are halted
Just paint another mural somewhere else in the neighborhood


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