30 Dec Willo Board Responds to Phoenix Neighborhood Best Practices for Murals
At the February Willo Board meeting, the Board voted to respond to the City of Phoenix Best Practices for Murals. Click here to read the full letter.
Staff reviewed information from 25 cities. The research shows that across the country there are many variations on how cities handle mural projects. Some municipalities have regulations, while others have a simple certification process, to no regulation at all – and everything in between. The research shows that across the country there are many variations on how cities handle mural projects. Typically, more control was exercised when funding was offered to encourage murals by the city. In some instances, organizations outside the municipality provided a review process.
Staff compiled the Staff Suggestions to the Community to summarize the meeting regarding murals that was held August 21, 2018. Many of the issues raised through the public input received focus on communication. The attached recommended best practices focus on thorough and timely communication.