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May 3, 2021, 5am PDT
The latest Vox explainer video tackles the eminently fascinating topic of highway sign fonts.
Vox via YouTube
May 6, 2018, 9am PDT
An overlooked feature of the federal omnibus bill approved earlier this year: a return to the Clearview font for highway traffic signs.
Equipment World
February 2, 2016, 7am PST
After adopting the Clearview font in 2004, ending the Highway Gothic in use since the 1960s, the U.S. Federal Highway Administration reversed course in January and will again require the older font. This small change matter a great deal.