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Some New Neon in Chinatown

It takes a while but we are seeing a new attitude to signage in Chinatown. Since writing the Chinatown Lighting Strategy a few years ago, new signs are slowly making an appearance. Signs like the new New Town Bakery sign will help draw people back to the neighbourhood and improve the night time appearance. Plus… Continue reading Some New Neon in Chinatown

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Chinatown gets a new neon sign

Great Beginnings (3) Originally uploaded by SqueakyMarmot Not just any neon sign, but something almost 50 feet tall hung from the Chinatown parkade at the corner of Quebec and Keefer. The official lighting of the sign takes place on Monday March 15, 2010 at 6:00pm. It’s gratifying to see my chicken scratches on paper show… Continue reading Chinatown gets a new neon sign