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Car Parts Lizard

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St. Petersburg, Florida

The 30-foot-long "Security Lizard" was welded from old chrome bumpers, traffic signals, and license plates by artist Paul Eppling (1949-2016). Its long tongue is pulling down a giant fly. The sculpture is on the roof of the City of St. Petersburg Fleet Management building, visible from Interstate 275.

Car Parts Lizard

7th Ave. N., St. Petersburg, FL
East side I-275 downtown, but you'll get a better view if you exit the freeway and drive to 7th Ave. N., then drive west, past the trailer park, across the train tracks, until it dead-ends at I-275. (Inside a city maintenance yard, so access may be restricted.) Roof of last building on left, on the southwest corner of St. Peterburg City Vehicle Motor Pool.
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