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INFORMATION SIGNS Typical Dimensions: Varies. Estimated Cost: Varies, depending on material and size. Options for almost any budget. Overview: Signs intended to communicate important project information to users or casual passersby.

F Demo (1 day - 1 month)

F Pilot (1 month -1 year) F Interim (1 - 5 years)

Recommended Applications and Installation ɖRelevant ɖ for all project types: Informational signs can help communicate project goals or explain the benefits and purpose of unfamiliar infrastructure (ex: protected bike lane, roundabout, etc. Tips and Considerations »» Use plain and friendly language to provide information - avoid professional jargon »» Consider what other languages may be spoken in the neighborhood besides English - translate signs so all can read them. »» May become interactive by integrating elements like QR Codes, weblinks, or phone numbers to text. Potential Sources »» Create or print in house, or send to local printer for large format printing.

Workshop participants install a rain barrel during the Boxes, Barrels, and Brews “Tactical Resilience” workshop in Norfolk, VA (Street Plans).

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Tactical Urbanist's Guide to Materials and Design v.1.0  

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