White arrow boards

Jay's Cafe sign 

Overview

White arrow boards provide motorists with directional information for qualifying tourist-related businesses, services or activities and are intended to direct tourists to the entrance of the business or onto a local road where the business is located. White arrow boards are only permitted on state highways nearest the facility. Only the name of the business is allowed on the sign.

Location

  • On highway right of way
  • In rural areas approaching at-grade intersections

Size

  • 72"x7.5"

Content

  • Limited categories of eligibility (see below for examples)

Fabrication

  • Requesting facility

Installation and maintenance

  • County Highway Department

Paid for by

  • Requesting facility

Relevant law, code, manual

Contact

​Criteria

Businesses qualify for white arrow boards if:

  • The facility must be open to the public.
  • Lodging facilities must have three or more units that are available for less than 30-day rental period.
  • Businesses have the appropriate operating licenses to receive, maintain, or renew a permit.

Qualifying businesses may include, but are not limited to:

  • Animal shelters
  • Athletic fields, facilities
  • Country clubs
  • Cruises, boats
  • Golf courses
  • Exhibition, exposition center
  • Horseback riding
  • Hotel, motel, bed and breakfast
  • Libraries
  • Marinas
  • Museums
  • Theaters
  • Schools
  • Zoos
  • Restaurants

Businesses that DO NOT qualify include:

  • Animal hospitals or game farms
  • Ranches
  • Barber, beauty shops
  • Cemeteries
  • Clinics, health clubs, hospitals
  • Post offices
  • Private clubs
  • Sales, retail, wholesale
Complete and submit Form DT 1903

Cost

$250 per sign