Who gets to park, where, and when
Pole mounted flat sign with lettering on color background.
Long perforated steel pole; rectangular sign with surface mounted lettering; often white, can be red, or green.
Curbside on sidewalk.
Throughout the Five Boroughs.
Parking signs are one of those pieces of street furniture which is so everyday and complex, that it seems to be a perennial design studio or personal design challenge. Unfortunately, the design is fairly encumbered by FHA and NACTO regulations.
Parking sign redesign
- Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices for Streets and Highways
- Figure 2B-16 No Parking Signs (R7 Series
- The High Cost of Free Parking