Kyoto removing utility eyesores to revive old-time ambiance

Feb 8, 2017

Kyoto removing utility eyesores to revive old-time ambiance

The city of Kyoto and local residents are pushing to remove power poles from a main street in the Pontocho traditional entertainment district in a bid to recreate an old-fashioned townscape. The city government started work to lay utility lines underground this month, with ...