Markers tell a story about development

But Calabasas not using the story poles enough, critics say


MARKERS—Story poles are in use to delineate a housing project on a ridge last year on Old Topanga Canyon Road. Although many residents encourage the use of the poles, vandalism has been a concern.
Residents who spoke at a Calabasas City Council meeting last week said only story poles can accurately demonstrate the impact a proposed development will have on a neighborhood.
Story poles—wooden shafts with red ribbons strung between them—are used by planners to illustrate the bulk ...

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