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Welcome signs finally becoming a reality for Merced

With little fanfare, and only a short discussion about locations, Merced City Council members unanimously approved a consent calendar item on May 6 regarding a construction contract for the “Gateway Monuments Project.” The action, however, actually set forth what appears to be a final pathway toward a city goal that’s been punted back…

Arbor Gallery artist among those painting city murals

Karen McComb, an Arbor Gallery artist, painted the spectacular mural under Highway 99 at V Street. Governor Newsom’s Clean California initiative awarded Caltrans $312 million for 126 beautifications projects including 10 projects in District 10, which includes Merced County. This Merced Gateway & Mural project includes the…