Parking Sign Makeover Eliminates Driver Confusion [Pics]
Savvy street signs answer the most important questions: 'Can I park here?' and 'For how long?'
It’s happened to all of us. You cruised the block reading parking signs, and finally scoped out a parking space you were allowed to park in. A few hours later, when you return, you find a ticket, revealing that you misinterpreted the sign, and was not in fact allowed to park there. Annoyed, you wonder why parking signs are not more clear. This happened to freelance designer Nikki Sylianteng on more than several occasions. Wanting to save herself some misery, she decided to redesign New York City’s confusing street parking signs.