Chuck Wolfe traces the comeback of sandwich board signage in cities, explains how associated regulations work, and offers reasons why such signage should be carefully fostered.
Feb 24, 2012 The Atlantic Cities
A Colorado man has put up a sign warning potential buyers about activities that occur at his house.
Oct 13, 2011 The Denver Post via 9 News
Seattle is considering a new policy that will allow companies to place large signs atop buildings downtown. It's part of an effort to lure companies downtown, but many locals are outraged.
Dec 22, 2010 NPR
Slate looks at the history and importance of signage and wayfinding design.
Mar 8, 2010 Slate.com
A proposal to create a new outdoor advertising district in San Francisco has some locals anticipating a retail revival, while others dread the possible billboard blight.
Oct 16, 2009 San Francisco Chronicle
Could smoke rising from a barbeque pit be considered a sign, and thus be controlled under sign regulations? Zoning officials in East Berlin, PA say yes.
Sep 29, 2009 The Evening Sun (Hanover
Metropolis Magazine interviews David Gibson about his new book, <em>The Wayfinding Handbook: Information Design for Public Places.</em>
May 19, 2009 Metropolis Magazine
I missed the APA national conference for the first time in 15 years -- but I quickly heard reports that one of the hot topics focused on banning electronic message boards. I dissent.
May 4, 2009 By
The city of San Angelo, Texas bucks a regional trend towards stricter regulations for signs used as advertising.
Dec 4, 2008 San Angelo Standard Times
Giant 'supergraphics' drape over the sides of buildings in Los Angeles, usually advertising the latest blockbuster. Almost all of the signs are in violation of sign laws, and building inspectors think they may be fire hazards.
Nov 12, 2008 The Coalition to Ban Billboard Blight