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Guerrilla Wayfinding – DIY Wayfinding Signs for Pedestrians


This is a good example of:

using improved signage to support walk trips

Summary:

Walk [Your City] is a Raleigh N.C. based organization that began posting unsanctioned wayfinding signs for pedestrians.  The signs contain three important points: a common destination, the direction and approximate walk time.  Walk [Your City] now has online templates so any city can print colorful signs.

Narrative:

Walk [Your City] helps you boost your community’s walkability, linking informational street signs for people with web-based campaign management and data collection to complement traditional approaches to wayfinding. Walk Your City’s mission is “Getting more feet on the street.”

Walk [Your City] provides instructions on how to create helpful signage and downloadables:

Walk your City page 1

 

Walk Your City page 2

Key Quote:

"Walk [Santa Fe] is a month long city prototyping project demonstrating simple, affordable, and practical solutions to increase walkability in Santa Fe." Creative Santa Fe

URL link to Main Resource:

www.walkyourcity.org

Project Location :

National, US, Global

Development Context:

All

Stage:

Ongoing

Stage:

Walk Your City, Knight Foundation

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