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Mayor's office saves Foster the People's 'Supermodel' mural
Mayor's office saves Foster the People's 'Supermodel' mural

Foster the People’s “Supermodel” mural in downtown Los Angeles, which had been scheduled to be painted over, has been given a full reprieve by Mayor Eric Garcetti and will remain, according to the band’s publicist. An online petition to save the mural, signed by nearly 12,000 people, and coverage of the story in The Times were cited in Garcetti’s decision to intervene. “We just received a call from the mayor’s office,” Foster the People tweeted late Sunday. “@EricGarcetti saw your petition and decided against repainting the wall. The Mural Stays!” The 125-by-150-foot mural went up in January on the side of a building at 539 S....

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