Smithville, Texas: Smiley Face Water TowerThe blue, grinning municipal water tower is north of Smithville.
- Hwy 153, Smithville, TX
- 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.
Visitor Tips and News About 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.
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.