Jalapa

The giant Olmec head from sister city Jalapa, Mexico, was removed in December to make way for a memorial to fallen police officers. (courtesy Flicker)

Covina has has been a sister city of Jalapa, Mexico, since 1964. A replica of a giant stone Olmec head, located in front of the city police station, was given to the city in 1989 by the Mexican state of Veracruz. (quoted from Wikipedia's Covina article.)

Covina City Council To Decide Fate Of Giant Olmec Head

The former mayor of Covina wants the city to get its head straight.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/30/2012

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