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Tragedy? Murals at 9th and Q Painted Over in Shaw

by Prince Of Petworth January 19, 2010 at 11:30 am 24 Comments

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A reader writes:

“They painted over all the amazing quotes and phrases like “bienvenu a shaw” and I am bummed! That building brightened my day whenever I drove past. I am glad that it will hopefully be something but sad it will no longer have the same local flavor.”

Here’s what part of it used to look like. If this is a sign that the building will become an actually business or home than I’ll be pretty excited but if it remains vacant then I think this is a tragedy.

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