Downtown Murals Are Seen AND Heard

Sanford’s popular downtown mural program and public art initiative is expanding beyond pictures and into the spoken word, with a featured segment on Municipal Equation, the North Carolina League of Municipalities’ innovative podcast series.

Producer & Host Ben Brown shines the spotlight on the community’s bigger-than-life artwork and the impact it has on area residents, in the podcast released on March 28.  Episode 21 entitled Murals Unlock A City, includes an audio walking tour of the mural displays, with Host Brown, Sanford Mayor Chet Mann and Sanford Public Information Director Kelly Miller.

The highly-produced half hour podcast provides it listeners with a detailed listen to the history of Sanford, the vitality of the local arts community, and the process of pulling the public sector, private sector and business community together, to create a true urban showplace.