JAMESTOWN. NY (WNY News Now) – A new welcome sign in the City of Jamestown has been officially installed.
A project 25 years in the making by the Jamestown Rotary Club has finally came to fruition.
The sign features a sloping base, representing the Chadakoin River and rolling hills of the area. The top panels allude to the city skyline. With LED lighting at night,
The design focuses on aspects of the Pearl City, using slopes to represent the river and materials like old railroad ties, wood from the Grand Cathedral Oaks, and the famous Jamestown bricks.
The sign was funded by the Rotary Club, which raised $25,000 dollars towards the project, with another over $60,000 dollars coming in through donations.