Why our sidewalks are covered in spray paint

One of the most egregious visual blights in the Brickell neighborhood is right under our feet. “Sidewalk graffiti” is everywhere you go. But the taggers in this case aren’t willful youth seeking self-expression, but rather utility company workers (or their subcontractors) who are laying horizontal markings to delineate where critical infrastructure lines are below.

Their unsightly markings have been a major issue for our community for a long time, especially exacerba…

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Sidewalk graffiti persists

BHA is encouraged by our new Florida Representative Jose Javier Rodriguez who has vowed to help Brickell, and other communities in Miami-Dade, find solutions to the visual blight created on our walkways, sidewalks, roads and swales by utility company markings….

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