A Vermont perspective on billboard control

A Vermont perspective on billboard control

From PCJ Editor Wayne Senville: We’ve posted responses from both the Outdoor Advertising Association of America and Scenic America to Ed McMahon’s article, “Billboards: The Case for Control.” I hope you’ll read these, as well…

Billboard directly over a house

Billboards: The Case for Control

about PCJ article: “Billboards – The Case for Control” A Vermont Perspective on Billboard Control (from PCJ Editor Wayne Senville) Read an excerpt from this article below. You can download the full article by using…

portion of façade of Detroit Michigan's abandoned Central Railroad Station

Preservation or Demolition?

by PCJ Editor Wayne Senville, reporting from Detroit, Michigan Old postcard view of Detroit’s Michigan Central Railroad Station & Tower. For several generations it was one of the iconic images of Detroit: the majestic Michigan…

view into Greeley Park in New York City

There’s a Good Story Here!

Greeley Square in midtown Manhattan.Note: all photos in this post can be viewed at larger size; just click on each image. From PCJ Editor Wayne Senville: What would Horace Greeley, America’s most famous newspaper publisher…

aerial view of part of Campus Martius park in downtown Detroit, Michigan; courtesy Detroit 300 Conservancy

Campus Martius Park in Downtown Detroit

by PCJ Editor Wayne Senville, reporting from Detroit, Michigan At 8 am on Tuesday (June 9th), I’m sitting in Campus Martius Park, a 2.5 acre urban park/open space in the center of downtown Detroit, waiting…

Dayton Patented branding logo

What Brand Is Your City?

From PCJ Editor Wayne Senville: The idea — and process — of identifying, shaping, and promoting a particular image of a city or neighborhood has come to the fore in both the academic and popular…

the word "Diversity" on a road sign

Leadership for Diversity

by PCJ Editor Wayne Senville, reporting from Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Linda Trompetter and Arthur Breese Linda Trompetter and Arthur Breese have taken diversity as their mission. Not an easy task in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, an economically…