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Street Art, Newburyport

It all started with this beautiful drawing left on my driveway on Easter. It made my day. And it was done by my very lovely young neighbor, Lily. Lily, came back and did a whole lot more gorgeous street art. I originally thought of her as my very own graffiti artist, but thinking about it, […]
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Newburyport’s Proposed 40R and Highway Engineers

This is one of the things that concerns me about the proposed 40R Smart Growth District around the traffic circle. Eventually the traffic circle will need to be refigured. I can imagine that highway engineers might recommend something like the drawing above. A light with turning lanes where Route 1 and State Street meet, and […]
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Tom Coakley is the assistant editor of the Globe West regional print edition and this Newburyport site.