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Menlo Park council settles on slight revision in logo

Original post made on Jan 15, 2014

The Menlo Park council decided to spend another $24,000 having 2Sisters Design of Redwood Shores come up with a "style guide" for using the city's use of graphics, including the venerable tree logo, with small changes in font and type arrangement.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 3:39 PM

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Posted by Crap idea
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Jan 15, 2014 at 4:31 pm

To the reporter: Are you sure that the City Council approved $48,000 expenditure for the logo? Easy enough to check the council meeting minutes from 2 years ago. What the council may have agreed to was a rebranding campaign, but they were blindsided by the $48,000 price tag for a new tree logo. In fact, they didn't even know a new logo was part of the deal..or the whole deal. The City Council only has to approve anything over $50,000. Sure would like to see that contract and the other bids for the project or evidence that the City Council was kept in the loop.


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Posted by GoodEnough
a resident of Menlo Park: The Willows
on Jan 17, 2014 at 12:48 pm

The City is FULL of employees that have creative talents. I am quiet surprised that they didnt attempt to try to do this all inhouse. Why is the City constantly hiring unnecessary consultants?


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