Now wait just a minute here: Our look last week at the corner naked from Palm Springs Vista Chino and Indian Canyon Drive in Palm Springs sparked a conversation about a pedestrian overpass to keep people out of the crosswalk and speed right turns.
One such bridge exists just a few steps away from that intersection and happens to be one of my favorite landmarks in Palm Springs. Sprinsg
What a card. While not everyone was pleased about the attention, or to have the city be the, um, target of jokes, supporters saw it as a symbol of the tolerant nature of Palm Springs just after the turn of the milennium. At the dedication of the bridge inthe structure received praise from naked from Palm Springs then-mayor, Will Kleindienst, as well Springe other city officials, business owners and naturists.
In an interesting, to me at least, bit of synchronicity, the Desert Shadows resort underwent a change of ownership inwith the new owners bestowing upon naked from Palm Springs property a new name: Desert Sun. Baxandall Bridge, after a leading proponent of the naturist lifestyle. Baxandall, a writer and s-era radical as well, lived long enough to see the bridge built in his.
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