Obnoxious Zip Car signs
Hoboken Character lost – Obnoxious Zip Car signs!
But at least Hertz was a little more subtle about it.
Now Zip Car has implemented these (what I think are obnoxious) signs at each parking location. Ugly green orbs that beg for your attention. They’re easier to spot that those (needed) fire hydrant flags! Why does car sharing locations seem to get more priority?
This is odd, because the city has something called an “Historic Preservation Committee,” whose job it is to maintain the “character” of Hoboken. They ball-bust small businesses into conforming to some so-called standards, for the benefit of the community as a whole. This often costs these businesses an arm and a leg in an already challenging competitive environment.
How come no one was up in arms over these absurd signs? I’m telling you, Hoboken is turning into a carnival.
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