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January 13, 2020 · OPINION

New Warrenton banners need a brighter palette

File Photo/Don Del Rosso
Warrenton recently spent $13,452 for 64 banners on traffic signal poles.
By Patricia Hauber
Marshall

I’ve just recently seen the banners around Warrenton that I believe are to entice tourism.

I feel that the dark color scheme with wreaths emotes something more akin to death, mourning and sorrow than welcoming visitors to spend time in town.

I’d suggest trying some bright colors next time to stand out from the grey surroundings that would also be more cheerful. Red, white and blue might be more refreshing, possibly more inspiring and eye-catching.
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Truepat · January 20, 2020 at 10:36 am
Will the Christmas banners be up all year? Not very attractive but reflective of the local economy, dull.....
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