Current North Pole Color: Red, White, and Blue
Happy Independence Day North Broad! Be sure to visit North Broad at sun set and enjoy the North Poles as they illuminate red, white and blue.
Do you have a special event or important cause that you’d like create awareness to? The North Poles are a great way to do that.
The NBR invites the public to submit requests for the North Poles’ monthly color change.
Click here to complete the North Pole Color Request Form.
North Pole Facts
- There are 41 “North Poles” that serve as public art and that light up the Broad Street median from Hamilton Street to Glenwood Avenue.
- In the same year, the North Poles were awarded Project of the Year by Mid-Atlantic chapter of the Construction Management Association of America.
- Each pole has 5 sets of the LED, totaling 20 lights per pole, and 800 lights in total for the project
- As a result, the North Poles can produce any color imaginable and the animation programs include fading from one color into the next, as well as blinking/flashing. In addition, the North Poles are capable of using programs that use up to 10 colors in a given sequence.