Bicycle Boulevard Signage System

There are seven types of signs used along the bicycle boulevards, each with a different purpose, as outlined below. Sign types 1A – 1D are all the same basic design, modified for different purposes. All of the signs are purple and white. Types 1A – 1D are mounted on posts painted green. The others are mounted on existing or standard posts.

 

Additionally, there is one pavement legend design that was used on all of the boulevards.

                       

BBSign1

Type 1A - Identification

 

Identifies boulevard to bicyclists and motorists. Signs are two-sided; 20” x 30”.

 

<Additional Photo Link to 9th-University Sign 1A photo>

 

BBSign2

Type 1B - Destination and Distance Info

 

Provides destination and distance information to bicyclists along the boulevard. Signs are two-sided (Type 1A on back); 20” x 30”.

 

BBSign3

Type 1C - Destination and Distance Info (at Boulevard Crossing)

 

Provides destination and distance information to bicyclists at crossings with other boulevards. Signs are two-sided (Type 1A on back) and 20” x 30”.

 

BBSign-1D

Type 1D - Route Guidance

 

Provides directional information to bicyclists where route changes. Signs are two-sided (Type 1A on back) and 20” x 30”.

 

BBSign5

Type 2 - Off-route Wayfinding

 

Directs cyclists in the vicinity of the boulevard traveling on a parallel major street, to the nearby boulevard. Signs are one-sided and 14” x 17”.

 

BBSign6

Type 3 - Street Identification 

 

Replaces existing street signs along the boulevard. Standard street sign sizes.

 

<Additional Photo Link to Russell-Hillegass street signs page>

 

BBSign4-2 

Type 4 - Advance Street Identification 

 

Advance street signs used on major streets to notify motorists that they are crossing a boulevard. Signs are 48” x 10”.

 

BBSign7 

Pavement Legend

 

Pavement legend used along the boulevard to identify boulevard for both motorists and bicyclists. One or two used per block in each direction. The legends are 30 feet and 3.5 inches long by 6 feet wide.

 

BBSign8

BBSign9

Nighttime Visibility 

 

Signs and legends are highly reflective and visible at night.

 

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