White arrow boards

Jay's Cafe sign 


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.


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


  • 72"x7.5"


  • Limited categories of eligibility (see below for examples)


  • Requesting facility

Installation and maintenance

  • County Highway Department

Paid for by

  • Requesting facility

Relevant law, code, manual



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


$250 per sign