Coit Tower Preservation on June Ballot

Coit Tower on Telegraph Hill - San Francisco, CASan Francisco’s Coit Tower is known around the world. Inside are 27 WPA murals by 25 artists that depict life in California during the 1930s. Decades of neglect threaten the murals. Although the landmark generates more than enough revenue for the city to preserve it, that money is spent elsewhere. A broad coalition is working to pass Proposition B, which would dedicate Coit Tower’s revenues to its restoration and protection. Read more at

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