Brick-and-mortar face-lifts

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DDA facades — Suhriro Japanese Restaurant & Sushi, 541 Main Street in downtowm Grand Junction are the latest recipients of the DDA facade program and look really good.


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A glance at the front of the former entrance to Grand Junction’s Suehiro Restaurant wasn’t very inspiring with its darkened windows and modest signage.
Hungry people out of the loop couldn’t have known about the restaurant’s mouth-watering sushi, noodles and seafood.
These days, a stroll past the restaurant, 541 Main St., imparts an updated look with an entryway cast in colors of the sunset. It’s set off by pillars and a large fan behind Suehiro’s sign, printed in a calligraphy font.

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