Current North Pole Color: Blue
The NBR is joining the city to show our support to healthcare workers and all essential workers who are on the front lines keep us safe and health. The North Broad Renaissance is grateful for selfless acts and commitment to fighting this pandemic.
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.