Walk Raleigh: The signs have come down

Local reaction and statements to the most recent development.

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  1. This was the story: On a rainy night, Matt Tomasulo and friends installed 27 way-finding signs on three intersections across Raleigh, North Carolina. They were an instant success, but also unsanctioned and against city code.
  2. We went to Raleigh to interview Matt and to see what it takes for a city to get its citizens to walk more. The story was the most watched video on the BBC News website in the US:
  3. This was the local follow up to our story:
  4. Initially, people noted the city's stance on the legality of the signs:
  5. But the signs have since come down:
  6. And Chief City Planner Mitchell Silver, interviewed in our story, responded:
  7. Some already have clever alternatives:
  8. At least Matt got his signs back - and had some optimistic news to spread:
  9. UPDATE MARCH 2:

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