This space wrote about this back in November, and now here’s a real example of what this might actually look like. For now, I thought I’d throw a photo out there and let you weigh in on what you think about the first of our gigantic billboards.
The first one, for which the city of Peabody collects a 5-figure permitting fee, is up on Lowell Street near Route 1, and it’s been causing quite a stir so far with a debate on Facebook. There are dozens of comments, all of them negative.
City Councior Anne Manning-Martin even posted the following photo. No, that’s not a giant ape at the top swatting at airplanes. Let me know what you think in the comments section as to whether you think this in an infringement on quality of life: