« Howard Ave. Mugging | Main | Friends With Benefits: The Risk of Working for Stockton »

September 30, 2014

Comments

Jennifer

The 'old-style' street signs are actually 40 years old-- they are original 1970s (zinc/aluminum) signs with raised lettering that have been refurbished.

Peter Garrison

I would like to see the temporary banner taken down from in front of our beautiful train station. So much work done on our beautiful streetscape – and then we end up with a Countyfair vibe at our most important architectural focal point.

Holleyroller@hotwire.com

I agree completely with that comment Mr. Garrison.

I like the "Country Fair" vibe.

That Banner, as well as any Banners on Broadway or Burlingame Ave should be stopped.
Any Banner, automatically creates the image and belief that The City of Burlingame Inc. endorses whatever is presented.
Regardless of any "City of Burlingame Community Event."
Please look up Community, all.
If there is a cost, or not, having the City of Burlingame Public Works Dept install and remove any/all Banners installed on Broadway and Burlingame Ave is just "Another Dirty Secret."
If those people pay a fee for the service, why not Oracle, StarBuck, etc.?
One easy and simple "law suit" regarding the endorsement of ANYTHING other than City of Burlingame is prejudice.
NO BANNER
NO PROBLEM

BMW

There must have been a sale of No U-turn signs on Amazon. There are no less than 7 No U-turn signs at El Camino Real and Burlingame, setting a new world record for gratuitous traffic sign clutter at an intersection. Do we really need 2-3 signs per direction? I've never ever, ever seen someone pull a U there. It's physically impossible. I guess if it were even remotely possible there would be 10 signs. Seriously though, we should cut down on the clutter. It's needless visual pollution, and detracts from the streetscape improvements.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name and email address are required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

About the Voice

  • The Burlingame Voice is dedicated to informing and empowering the Burlingame community. Our blog is a public forum for the discussion of issues that relate to Burlingame, California. On it you can read and comment on important city issues.

    Note: Opinions posted on the Burlingame Voice Blog are those of the poster and not necessarily the opinion of the editorial board of the Burlingame Voice. See Terms of Use

Contributing to the Voice

  • If you would like more information on the Burlingame Voice, send an email to editor@burlingamevoice.com with your request or question. We appreciate your interest.

    Authors may login here.

    For help posting to the Voice, see our tutorial.