Cleaning Up Graffiti – CTV News Report

According to City of Calgary statistics more buildings, both homes and  businesses, are being tagged by graffiti artists.

Martin Onon manages an apartment block in the Beltline for the past five  years.  His biggest problem isn’t chasing tenants for late rent, it is  graffiti.

He says “it looks very, very ugly”.

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Now city police, bylaw services, and the Federation of Calgary communities  are getting together to hold workshops on how to manage graffiti, how to erase  it quickly, and how to graffiti-proof buildings and property.

A workshop series on managing graffiti is taking place this Thursday.

Thursday, April 3, 2014 – 7 PM to 9 PM

Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association

1320 – 5 Avenue N.W.

Presented by Constable Dave Ladic.

For more information or to register click  here.

Read more: http://calgary.ctvnews.ca/cleaning-up-graffiti-1.1756202#ixzz2xjwUdjSn

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