These new traffic signal posts going up in downtown Ravenna sure stand out, almost like something from a "Transformers" movie. Hard to stop such progress when Ravenna's design review guidelines show no wording that bans out-of-place infrastructure of this nature.
It's ironic that the old signal posts have fluted design features that match the light posts. Somebody in the past tried to keep the appearance of the "Historic District" intact. Too bad they were not around to question the detrimental impact this new design has on the character of Main Street.
Nick Dudek, Ravenna