Greetings From Ocean City
Artistically Decorated Utility Box
Ocean City, NJ
N 39° 16.626 W 074° 34.425
A postcard themed utility box is located by the post office on Ocean Avenue and East 9th Street in Ocean City, NJ.
Nancy Palermo painted this 8' by 6' utility utility box to resemble a postcard. The street side contains the decorated wording GREETINGS FROM in red and OCEAN CITY in ornate pictorical lettering that wraps around three sides of the box against a background of four layers of waves. N.J. appears in black lettering below the Y in CITY The sidewalk side of the box is painted tan and has a wavy line postal cancellation containing the number 1936.
The decorated utility box is part of a Ocean City's Community Arts Project. It was painted by Nancy Palermo during the week of July 9 - 13, 2012. It is one of many such painted boxes in Ocean City.