Tulare, California: Glass Of Milk Water Tower

A municipal water tower is painted to appear like a giant glass of milk, augmented with a slurping straw. Tulare is surrounded by many dairy farms.

Address:
161 O Street South, Tulare, CA
Directions:
Tulare Union High School grounds, South O St. and East Kern Ave.
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Glass of Milk Water Tower

The glass of milk design was reportedly not going to include the straw until, in a planning meeting, Tulare Improvement Program (T.I.P) member Alexander Gallegos suggested the addition -- and insisted on making it a bendy straw.

[Alexzandra Gallegos, 01/07/2023]

Glass of milk water tower.

Water Tower In Shape Of Glass Of Milk With Straw

A water tower resembling a glass of milk (with straw) is located at 161 O Street south.

[Kim Wheeler, 04/28/2013]

The milk glass water tower is a giant tribute to the town's dairy farm heritage.


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