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James Comey

Last Word on wood to share, June 6

Last Word on wood to share, June 6

Midtown Row

Mr. J. Hertzler, you are not alone regarding the chosen colors for the Midtown commercial building. I agree with you. One would think that being so close to the colonial sector, related colors wouldn’t clash with the rest of Williamsburg. Adding “dimension” with a yellow stripe to a building doesn’t make sense. Thank God brown wasn’t the choice. Look at The Oaks townhouses on south Henry Street or the medical offices next to the Colony Shopping Center on Jamestown Road. Those buildings look so 80s and boring. What part of “colonial” doesn’t the architectural board understand? Look around the area and please choose a fresh color that will enhance the appearance of our...