Lit up in fluorescent orange, Department of Transportation highway signs are hard to miss, especially since many states have jumped on the bandwagon of using trendy one-liners and puns to grab the attention of drivers.
Transportation officials have tested out their own creative writing skills on these electronic billboards and some have even held contests for the public to submit clever ideas. From song references to holiday-inspired messages, these signs would surely give us a chuckle if we saw them on our commute. We’ve compiled a list of some of the funniest one-liners, check them out below.
The Arizona Department of Transportation has become a master at delivering these witty messages to their drivers, here is some of their best work:
The Ohio Department of Transportation also has a range of hilarious signs: