Smithville, Texas: Smiley Face Water Tower

The blue, grinning municipal water tower is north of Smithville.
Address:
Hwy 153, Smithville, TX
Directions:
The tower is seven miles north of the city, just east of the intersection of Hwys 153 and 2104. The Smiley faces south, toward town.
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Smiley Face Water Tower

The "Smiley Face Water Tower" in Smithville is owned by AQUA Water Corp., a regional water supply company. There are a couple dozen of the smiley-faced towers in the area.

[Heywood, 07/22/2008]

Along with water fluoridation, those smiley faces suppress a community's natural urge to riot and set fire to things.

Smiley Face Water Tower.

Smiley Face Water Tower

I spotted a Smiley water tower in Smithville, Texas. It's just a few miles northeast of the city, on FM-153. It's right at the fork between FM-153 and FM-2104.

[Anaconda, 11/25/2006]

We like this Smiley's circa 1975 LED-style design.

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