"We need a symbol of hope and change, let people know we are not abandoning Chinatown..."
— Wellington Chan, Chinatown Partnership
"People need to know Chinatown will change eventually, its not about preserving the old, but imagining the future of Chinatown."
— Second generation resident
"A marker anyone will recognize, visibility is key, many people get off the subway and stand on the corner 10 minutes trying to figure out where to go."
— Beatrice Chen, VP of programming at MOCA