My Maine Sign Contest

My Maine Sign Contest

Your Clever Safety-Related Message on Our Changeable Message Signs!

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We’ll have some thrilling prizes like a ride to the top of the Penobscot Narrows Observatory, tickets from the Maine State Ferry Service, a pass to one of the Maine State Parks or a pass to the Maine Wildlife Park in Gray! (Hey – we’re state government, we don’t have a lot of prize money hanging around.) But you will have the GLORY of having your words in neon lights (Well...LED lights actually)! Thousands of motorists will have a happier and safer commute thanks to you! Just think of the karma!


Character Limits:

Remember, spaces count towards the character limit.

Small Sign: You can have up to a 2 "page" message. Each page is limited to 3 lines of 8 or less characters per line.

Large Sign: One page message with 3 lines of 16 or less characters per line.

Safety Message Theme

Below are some suggested safety themes:

  • Distracted Driving
  • Impaired Driving
    (i.e. drugs, alcohol, drowsy driving)
  • Seatbelts
  • Speeding
  • General Safety
    (i.e. secure your load & other misc. items)
  • Wildlife
  • Winter Driving
  • Events
    (i.e. holidays, sporting events, movies)

Winner Selection

Grand Prize

The finalists will then be put out to a public vote, with one grand prize winner from each group (small signs & large signs). The grand prize winners will receive a Personalized Street Sign from our official sign shop!

Personalized Street Sign

Two-Page Example

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