Tim Kiser's photos with the stop sign

Vinebldg of downtown Schenectady.

Vinebldg of downtown Schenectady.
The spectacularly proliferative vinegrowth upon the bldg was encouraged by the nonshade on the bldg's hither side. Paved and vacant over here.

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In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, a building at the northeast c…
Added on September 26, 2016

Picture of a stop sign with a "stop and think" handprints artwork on it plus a lineup of bldgs behind it.

Picture of a stop sign with a "stop and think" handprints artwork on it plus a lineup of bldgs behind it.
In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, at the northeast corner of Lafayette Street and Chapel Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
TE228 Stop signs—Pictorial works.
NA9053.S7 Streetscapes (Urban des…
Added on October 13, 2016

Sparing no aesthetic expense in the announcement to motorists of the presence of a speedhump.

Sparing no aesthetic expense in the announcement to motorists of the presence of a speedhump.
I cannot even see the beautiful fountain because the speedhump is sucking up all of my attention.

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Southwest of Orlando, Florida, on June 27th, 2016, an access road for the west hall of the Orlando County Convention Center, as vie…
Added on December 17, 2016

Coppermining streetlight & coppermining stopsign.

Coppermining streetlight & coppermining stopsign.
In Bisbee, Arizona, on October 9th, 2015, at the Lavender Pit scenic overlook on the south side of Arizona State Route 80 (former U.S. Route 80).

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
TH7970.L35 Lampposts—Pictorial works.
TK4…
Added on October  5, 2016

Important parking.

Important parking.
Parking is important!, and these vehicles' owners know it, and the rest of us need to remember it.

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In Ann Arbor, Michigan, on May 11th, 2014, the intersection of Depot Street and Carey Street as viewed from the south side of the…
Added on August 26, 2016

With the towering copper dome of the county courthouse in the distance!!

With the towering copper dome of the county courthouse in the distance!!
There is nothing in town that rivals it in attention-gettingness. Look around, you can't find anything that does.

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In downtown Woodsfield, Ohio, on April 29th, 2015, a view toward the Monroe County Courthouse (erected 1908) as vie…
Added on March 30, 2016

Winter gloom on the road to Ponetown.

Winter gloom on the road to Ponetown.
Outsiders aren't supposed to be looking at this, yet here I was.

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In Harrison Township in western Vinton County, Ohio, on December 23rd, 2013, at the intersection of Ponetown Road (County Road 13) and U.S. Route 50.

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Added on March 29, 2016

Dogwood-and-dumpster scene of a mountain town plus 3 utility poles with pole-mounted transformers and wooden siding.

Dogwood-and-dumpster scene of a mountain town plus 3 utility poles with pole-mounted transformers and wooden siding.
I know it's lazy to like something so common, but.

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In downtown Parsons, West Virginia, on May 6th, 2015, at the northeast corner of 2nd Street and Panther Lane.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:…
Added on August  8, 2015

Good wall of holes of concrete blocks in white paint.

Good wall of holes of concrete blocks in white paint.
The other side of it might be useful to winoes [sic] in certain circumstances.

"Let these breezes pass through that," I said aloud of the then-blowing winds, and I made a sweeping arm gesture, after I had finished taking pictures.

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Added on May  8, 2015

City collection of buildings and objects.

City collection of buildings and objects.
For me this was 100% gladsome and cheery. Not everybody likes these kinds of buildings and objects.

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In downtown Janesville, Wisconsin, on September 1st, 2011, at the northeast corner of Dodge Street and South Jackson Street.

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Added on January  7, 2015

A disc of reddish landscaping for an embankment.

A disc of reddish landscaping for an embankment.
Its presence here improves the experience of rounding this bend in a motor vehicle.

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In downtown Johnson City, Tennessee, on December 27th, 2013, at the intersection of Colonial Way and Library Lane.

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Libr…
Added on December  1, 2014

Definitely beware!

Definitely beware!
The people around here, they make mocking noises and gestures at you, and they make like they're going to touch your car as you try to manœuvre it past them.

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In downtown Lansing, Michigan, on August 10th, 2014, in an alley betwee…
Added on May  5, 2015

McDonald's restaurant built upon soils contaminated by tetrachloroethylene.

McDonald's restaurant built upon soils contaminated by tetrachloroethylene.
I could smell it rising up through the floor as I sat and ate my quarter pounder with cheese.

Plus nontattooing, a waste of windows.

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In Kansas City, Missouri, on October 25th, 2014, at the northeast corner of Broadway Boulevard…
Added on December  5, 2014

Downtown Joliet, weeds of stopping and shrubbery of telephony.

Downtown Joliet, weeds of stopping and shrubbery of telephony.
Me, I prefer the stop sign's weeds to the phone company's shrubs. The weeds resemble the kinds of plants I like to see in fishtanks.

It seems like U.S. cities are becoming easier and easier to understand.

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In downtown Joliet, Ill…
Added on July 19, 2015

2 parking spaces.

2 parking spaces.
This is a Wendy's.

It would not make sense to pave any more of this than what has already been paved.

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In Sulphur, Louisiana, on July 14th, 2014, on the grounds of a Wendy's restaurant at the northeast corner of Ruth Street and G…
Added on September 27, 2014

Next let's check in on the scene down at the courthouse...

Next let's check in on the scene down at the courthouse...
...where conditions are reported to have been worsening during the past several hours.

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In downtown Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on July 11th, 2014, a view of the northwest corner of St. Charles Street and America Street.

The distant…
Added on September 28, 2014

These sodden panels of Oriented Strand Board will prevent these sidewalk pedestrians from falling into this open manhole.

These sodden panels of Oriented Strand Board will prevent these sidewalk pedestrians from falling into this open manhole.
"Stop watching where you're walking for a second and look up at where I'm pointing: Look! There is downtown Cincinnati."

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In Newport, Kentucky, on December 23rd, 2012, at the northwest corner of Isabella Street and West Southgate…
Added on June 17, 2014

1902 bldg.

1902 bldg.
Whether or not you agree or disagree with everything the Wayne County Commission has ever done, this is the Wayne County Building.

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In downtown Detroit on October 12th, 2013, the Wayne County Building (erected in1902 as the Wayne…
Added on February  1, 2014