The City of Palmdale’s Public Art Committee has selected a poem by Lancaster resident Martha Gregory as this year's winning entry in the City’s “Walk on Words” poetry contest. The unveiling ceremony was held on Saturday, June 26 at Yellen Park.
As part of the City’s Public Art program, entrants were asked to submit original compositions with the theme of “Palmdale Cares” that were no more than 8 lines long, including title, with a maximum of 25 characters per line, including spaces.
The winning poem:
People helping people Pantries giving food Parks to visit often Public art to view Projects for improvement Problems being solved Passions getting rooted Palmdale gets involved
Randy Bass, Louis Denning, Teresa Epling, Rick Farrell, Mark Ray, Maria Recio, Daniel Valencia, and Dena Williams.