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>> Paris. The Eiffel Tower, historic streets, tourists and now, bright red street urinals. It was meant to be Paris' environmentally friendly solution to a problem plaguing many cities, but this new style of street urinal has residents of one upmarket district well, pissed. The bright red
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> I have some doubts about the fact that it's not very private. And also I don't know what they're gonna do about the issue of smell.>> People urinating right in front of your door is not the nicest thing.>> The local council under pressure to remove the
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It's the City Councils response to the scourge of public urination. The device, essentially a planter with an opening in the front and a floral display on top, contains straw which transforms into compost for later use in parks and gardens. But Isle Saint-Louis locals and tourists a like say the receptacle, with no stall around it of any kind, could blight the ultra chic neighborhood.
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Told French media Tuesday that the suitability of this particular location would be reviewed in September.
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