Many city councils take an aggressive approach to removing graffiti, particularly tagging. The Wellington City Council funds a graffiti eradication programme and offers free graffiti-removal kits to residents. In 2009 the council placed advertisements about graffiti in bus shelters – ironically, as some people consider advertisements in public places to be an eyesore.
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