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Urban design without fake plastic signs


In many communities across the country, commercial signage seems to be employed in a manner that appears more appropriate in Las Vegas, Times Square, or in this¬†Radiohead video for the song Fake Plastic Trees, rather than on businesses¬†fronting Main Street. … Continue reading

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