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RECIPE: STANDARD SIGN 8”

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Note: LADOT will coordinate the fabrication and installation of required, standard signage for each project. Signage specifications are included in this document and the Kit of Parts for Plazas for reference and project understanding only. rivets

The exact design of your sign will depend on your project goals and context. When developing your design, consider including the following common elements: 8”

2.25”

2” square tube 0.125” (or higher) gauge alluminum 8” rivets

18”

ɖɖ Project name: Connect this to any colors or branding elements you’ve developed for outreach materials.

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3”

2” square tube 0.125” (or higher) gauge alluminum

ɖɖ Program branding: Is the project part of a larger public space program or campaign? If so, be sure to make the visual tie in.

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Refer to LADOT S-452.0–Sign Post Installation for standard signport installation details. If site conditions 30” to explore a surface mounted alternative. preclude S-452.0 standard install, LADOT staff are encouraged

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3” 2” square tube

2” square tube

0.125” (or higher) gauge alluminum

digitally printed vinyl with graffiti coating 18”

0.125” (or higher) gauge alluminum

retroreflective green vinyl with graffiti coating

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ɖɖ Maps: What points of interest or landmarks existing within a 10-minute walking distance from your project? If including maps, orient them to the direction that is in front of the reader for easy use.

ɖɖ Guidance on use of the space: This could come in the form of a placard reminding people that a parklet is public space (vs. a space that belongs to an adjacent business) or information about a new type of bicycle facility. You may also be required to post regulatory information about use of the public space (such as no smoking signs).

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ɖɖ Partner information: List logos for sponsoring agencies and community partners as appropriate.

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5” 2” square tube 0.125” (or higher) gauge alluminum

ɖɖ A Contact Person or Pathway for Public Input: Consider establishing a dedicated email or phone line to allow users to provide input on the project and/or report maintenance issues. ɖɖ Translation: Consider printing signs in multiple languages or using iconography for universal understanding.

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18”

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Front side

2” square tube

Side view

0.125” (or higher) gauge alluminum

Front side

Side view

2014staff. / People St Program / Kit provides of Parts for Plazas Technical / page 11 of 45 People St signs are fabricated and installedSpring by City However, LADOT specs andAppendix standards in the Kit of Parts as a reference for plaza designers and community Groups. (People St Manual Technical Appendix 2014.).

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