Cuba City, Wisconsin: City of Presidents

A Bicentennial project still maintained, street lamps on Main St. feature patriotic shields and silhouettes of American Presidents. A train car was decorated and declared the Presidential Caboose; its prize relic is a sign autographed by George W. Bush when he visited in 2004.
Main St., Cuba City, WI
Up and down Main St.
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City of Presidents

As promised, the town's light posts are decked with silhouettes of presidents. If the proportions are to be believed, some of our leaders clearly suffered from swollen heads. Decorations on the caboose change with the seasons.

[Corey T, 05/05/2012]
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