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  • NewsWorks follows Christopher Sawyer as he removes illegal “bandit signs” from Point Breeze’s utility poles. Sawyer says that the Streets Department and Licensing and Inspection merely refer him to the other department when he calls to complain. There’s bigger fish to fry, it appears, yet this doesn’t mean that City Council hasn’t toyed with the idea of permitting their hanging for a small fee.
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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.

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