How A Font Reinvigorated An American City’s Design Community

How A Font Reinvigorated An American City’s Design Community
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Chattanooga in Tenessee has created its own official typeface called Chatype.

Leah Gonzalez
  • 18 november 2013

The city of Chattanooga in Tennessee has officially created its own typeface called Chatype, the first custom typeface in the US made for a municipality.

The new font was designed by Jeremy Dooley of Insigne Design and Robbie de Villiers of Wilton Foundry, with help from D+J designers D.J. Trischler and Jonathan Mansfield, and is currently being used throughout the city government.

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