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Informal Urbanism Indicator #3: Municipal Holiday Light Displays

Informal Urbanism Indicator #3: Municipal Holiday Light Displays

With Christmas 2012 quickly receding into memory, here’s an indicator that you need to measure while you can: holiday light displays put up by the town! Our earlier indicators from this week, Graffiti and Fliers, reveal mental maps of walkable space of a single individual and many individuals acting separately. Community holiday lights on telephone poles or buildings reveal what is probably a resource-constrained consensus decision made by several individuals together in our public works department, … Read entire article »

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