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Sub-Category Plan Title - Download Last Updated
Correspondence/Guidelines 0-CHANGES Sign Guidelines Change list for MDOT Traffic and Safety, Traffic Signing, Correspondence/Guidelines
0-CHANGES Sign Guidelines.pdf (149.42 KB)
02/05/2020
Standards for Maintenance Use Only 0-CHANGES-SS-Std Change List for Sign Support Standard Plans
0-CHANGES-SS-Std.pdf (123.03 KB)
01/28/2020
Signing Standards 0-CHANGES-SS-Std Change List for Sign Support Standard Plans
0-CHANGES-SS-Std.pdf (123.03 KB)
01/28/2020
Signing Special Details 0-CHANGES-SS-Std Change List for Sign Support Standard Plans
0-CHANGES-SS-Std.pdf (123.03 KB)
01/28/2020
Standard Highway Signs 0-CHANGES_SHS Change List for Standard Highway Signs
mdot_changes_std_hwy_signs.pdf (864.71 KB)
05/09/2018
Signing Standards 0-SIGN-Preamble Engineering Manual Preamble
sign_engineering_manual_preamble.pdf (22.08 KB)
05/16/2018
Signing Standards 0-SNSUP-INDEX Sign Supports Standards and Special Details - Plan Index
0-SNSUP-INDEX.pdf (114.62 KB)
12/03/2019
Signing Special Details 0-SNSUP-INDEX-2 8in Sign Support Standards and Special Details - Plan Index 8in
0-SNSUP-INDEX-2 8in.pdf (114.62 KB)
12/03/2019
Signing Special Details 0-SNSUP-NOTE 17in General Note Sheet 17in
mdot_note_sheet_2012.doc (276 KB)
05/09/2018
Signing Special Details 0-SNSUP-NOTE 8in General Note Sheet 8in
mdot_note_sheet_2012-log_job.doc (256.5 KB)
09/24/2018
Signing Standards 0-SNSUP-STD-ALL Full Set of Sign Standard Plans
mdot_sign-support_std.pdf (15,582.04 KB)
05/16/2018
Standard Highway Signs 001-Preface Preface to Sign Manual and Cover Page
mdot_shs_preface_e-series.pdf (20.57 KB)
05/09/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines 0_V8_Signs_Readme CAD CAD Instructions-Procedures for Signing Consultants - English
mdot_signing_consult_v8.pdf (398.54 KB)
05/02/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines Annual Signing Meeting 2013 Presentations
mdot_signs_meeting_presentations.zip (7,030.6 KB)
05/02/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines Clearview Interim Reinstatement Guidance Interim Guidance Reinstatement of Interim Approval of Clearview
mdot_interim_guidance_clearview_reinstatement.pdf (129.34 KB)
05/31/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines Community Wayfinding Signing Community Wayfinding Signing
Community Wayfinding Signing.pdf (456.3 KB)
02/05/2020
Correspondence/Guidelines Guidelines for Memorial Highway Signing Guidelines for Memorial Highway Signing
Guidelines for Memorial Highway Signing NOV 2019.pdf (94.29 KB)
11/20/2019
Correspondence/Guidelines Logo Program Guidelines Logo Program Guidelines
Logo_Program_Rules 5-8-20.pdf (216.98 KB)
07/16/2020
Correspondence/Guidelines Logos Brochure Michigan Specific Service (Logo) Signing Program - 2014 Logo Brochure
2014 Logos Brochure.pdf (1,059.97 KB)
07/16/2020
Correspondence/Guidelines MDOT Sign Handboook for ORV Connector Routes MDOT Sign Handboook for ORV Connector Routes on State Trunkline Highways
MDOT SIGN HANDBOOK FOR ORV CONNECTOR ROUTES ON STATE TRUNKLINE HIGHWAYS 8-10-15.pdf (837.71 KB)
08/06/2018
Standard Highway Signs SHS-CHANGED "Detailed Change Lists of all previous Michigan SHS details that were ADDED
mdot_signs_detailed_changes.xlsx (81.41 KB)
05/09/2018
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E01-REG Regulatory Signs - English
regulatory.pdf (14,436.14 KB)
04/10/2019
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E02-WARN "W" Warning Signs and misc construction signs - "G" "E" "M" - English
warning.pdf (7,252.53 KB)
05/16/2018
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E03-ROUTE M Route Markers & Route Marker Auxilaries_Clearview Font
mdot_signs_e03_route.pdf (3,156.61 KB)
05/17/2018
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E04-EM_CD Emergency Management and Civil Defense Signs - English
mdot_signs_e04_em_cd.pdf (282.47 KB)
05/09/2018
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E05-SCHOOL School Signs - English
mdot_signs_e05_school.pdf (668.58 KB)
05/09/2018
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E06-APPENDIX Appendix - Arrow Details - Symbol Templates - SB-63 - MNW Chart - English
mdot_signs_e06_appendix.pdf (2,938.04 KB)
05/09/2018
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E07-INFO "I" General Information Signs_Clearview Font English
mdot_signs_e07_info.pdf (2,741.07 KB)
05/17/2018
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E08_D_Guide D Guide Signs_Clearview Font English
mdot_signs_e08_d_guide.pdf (3,746.95 KB)
06/24/2019
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E09-E-GUIDE E Guide Signs_Clearview Font English
mdot_signs_e09_e_guide.pdf (3,183.8 KB)
05/17/2018
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E10-HOLE Support Hole Placement - English
mdot_signs_e10_supporthole.pdf (243.75 KB)
05/09/2018
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E11-OM Object Markers - English
mdot_signs_e11_objectmarkers.pdf (207.67 KB)
05/09/2018
Standard Highway Signs SHS-E12-MDOT-SUPPLIED-SH MDOT Supplied Signs- Standard Highway Font
mdot supplied sign.pdf (1,497.36 KB)
05/09/2018
Signing Standards SIGN-100-G Standard Sign Installations(Last Review Date: 02/16/17)
SIGN-100-G.pdf (281.29 KB)
01/16/2020
Signing Standards SIGN-110-E Standard Route Marker Installations(Last Review Date: 03/31/16)
SIGN-110-E.pdf (128.17 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-115-C Sign Location Codes Placement(Last Review Date: 7/20/11)
SIGN-115-C.pdf (435.38 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-120-E Roadside Sign Locations & Support Spacing(Last Review Date: 02/13/17)
SIGN-120-E.pdf (194.42 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-130-B Railroad Crossing Sign(Last Review Date: 07/20/11)
SIGN-130-B.pdf (310.43 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-140-A Placement of D3-1 Signs Above R1-1(Last Review Date: 03/01/05)
SIGN-140-A.pdf (62.07 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-145-A All Way Stop and Cross Traffic Does Not Stop Conditions(Last Review Date: 7/15/19)
SIGN-145-A.pdf (231.35 KB)
01/28/2020
Signing Standards SIGN-150-D Sign Support Selection Charts(Last Review Date: 01/14/15)
SIGN-150-D.pdf (2,531.6 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-160-C Cantilever Sign Support Selection Chart(Last Review Date: 7/20/11)
SIGN-160-C.pdf (85.16 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-200-E Steel Posts(Last Review Date: 01/13/20)
SIGN-200-E.pdf (232.58 KB)
01/28/2020
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-205-A - 17in Perforated Steel Square Tube Sign Breakaway Sys(Last Review Date: 03/20/12)
SIGN-205-A - 17in.pdf (1,442.04 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-205-A - 8in Perforated Steel Square Tube Sign Breakaway Sys(Last Review Date: 03/20/12)
SIGN-205-A - 8in.pdf (1,439.17 KB)
07/31/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-207-D Perforated Square Steel Tube Breakaway System(Last Review Date: 07/19/16)
SIGN-207-D.pdf (887.86 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-210-B Wood Posts(Last Review Date: 08/13/14)
SIGN-210-B.pdf (258.87 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-220-C Steel Column Break-Away (W)(Last Review Date: 12/02/14)
SIGN-220-C.pdf (147.16 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-230-A Foundation (Break-Away)(Last Review Date: 03/01/05)
SIGN-230-A.pdf (139.14 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-300-C Type E Cantilever(Last Review Date: 11/20/19)
SIGN-300-C.pdf (304.1 KB)
01/28/2020
Signing Standards SIGN-330-B Type E Spread Cantilever Foundation(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-330-B.pdf (144.37 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-340-B Type E Cantilever Drilled Shaft Foundation(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-340-B.pdf (231.68 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Special Details SIGN-341-A - 17in Estimated Maximum Service Loads At The Anchor Bolt Elevation (For overhead sign foundations)(Last Review Date: 11/15/11)
SIGN-341-A - 17in.pdf (71.76 KB)
01/16/2019
Signing Special Details SIGN-341-A - 8in Estimated Maximum Service Loads At The Anchor Bolt Elevation (For overhead sign foundations)(Last Review Date: 11/15/11)
SIGN-341-A - 8in.pdf (59.34 KB)
01/16/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-350-B Type J Cantilever Drilled Shaft Foundation(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-350-B.pdf (218.45 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-360-B Type E Truss 50'-140'(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-360-B.pdf (319 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-370-B Type J Truss 20'-40'(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-370-B.pdf (585.2 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-380-A Bridge Support Bracket for Steel Truss, Type E and Steel Cantilever Truss, Type J(Last Review Date: 08/11/11)
SIGN-380-A.pdf (402.86 KB)
01/14/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-500-B - 17in Steel Truss Type D ( 105ft-125ft )(Last Review Date: 12/08/16)
SIGN-500-B - 17in.pdf (575.11 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-500-B - 8in Steel Truss Type D ( 105ft-125ft )(Last Review Date: 12/08/16)
SIGN-500-B - 8in.pdf (478.99 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-520-B - 17in Type C Truss 75'-100'(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-520-B - 17in.pdf (519.94 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-520-B - 8 in Type C Truss 75'-100'(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-520-B.pdf (325.69 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-540-B - 17in Type C Truss 50'-70'(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-540-B - 17in.pdf (508.66 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-540-B - 8 in Type C Truss 50'-70'(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-540-B.pdf (320.94 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-600-B - 17in Truss Foundation Type C(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-600-B - 17in.pdf (158.35 KB)
08/07/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-600-B - 8in Truss Foundation Type C(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-600-B - 8in.pdf (147.65 KB)
08/07/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-610-B - 17in Truss Foundation Type D(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-610-B - 17in.pdf (198.09 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-610-B - 8in Truss Foundation Type D(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-610-B - 8in.pdf (167.69 KB)
07/31/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-700-E Truss, Cantilever, Column and Exit Number Connections(Last Review Date: 11/20/19)
SIGN-700-E.pdf (448.55 KB)
01/28/2020
Signing Standards SIGN-710-A Retaining Wall Connection(Last Review Date: 03/01/05)
SIGN-710-A.pdf (77.79 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-720-B Concrete Median Barrier Connection(Last Review Date: 08/20/13)
SIGN-720-B.pdf (86.77 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-730-B Concrete Glare Screen Connection(Last Review Date: 07/20/11)
SIGN-730-B.pdf (140.81 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-740-B Miscellaneous Sign Connection Details(Last Review Date: 06/20/13)
SIGN-740-B.pdf (224.6 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-750-A Route Marker Stiffener(Last Review Date: 08/11/11)
SIGN-750-A.pdf (67.91 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-760-B Overhead Lane Assignment Structures(Last Review Date: 08/11/11)
SIGN-760-B.pdf (428.41 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-800-A Bridge Sign Connection Type A1, A2 & B(Last Review Date: 08/11/11)
SIGN-800-A.pdf (1,009.79 KB)
08/07/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-810-A Bridge Sign Connection Types C, D & E(Last Review Date: 08/11/11)
SIGN-810-A.pdf (974.46 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-820-B Bridge Sign Connection Types F & G (BB < 36")(Last Review Date: 08/20/13)
SIGN-820-B.pdf (541.79 KB)
01/14/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-821-A - 17in Bolted Bridge Connection OLD Types C & D ( = 0)(Last Review Date: 11/15/11)
SIGN-821-A - 17in.pdf (294.21 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-821-A - 8in Bolted Bridge Connection OLD Types C & D ( = 0)(Last Review Date: 11/15/11)
SIGN-821-A - 8in.pdf (306.78 KB)
07/31/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-830-A Bridge Sign Connection Types H, I & J (BB > 36")(Last Review Date: 08/11/11)
SIGN-830-A.pdf (817.52 KB)
01/14/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-831-A - 17in Bolted Bridge Connection Old Type E & F ( greater than or equal to 10)(Last Review Date: 04/16/13)
SIGN-831-A - 17in.pdf (336.75 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-831-A - 8in Bolted Bridge Connection Old Type E & F ( greater than or equal to 10)(Last Review Date: 04/16/13)
SIGN-831-A - 8in.pdf (313.38 KB)
07/31/2019
Signing Special Details SIGN-840-A - 17in Bridge Sign Connection Angle Calculations(Last Review Date: 11/15/11)
SIGN-840-A - 17in.pdf (113.79 KB)
01/16/2019
Signing Special Details SIGN-840-A - 8in Bridge Sign Connection Angle Calculations(Last Review Date: 11/15/11)
SIGN-840-A - 8in.pdf (111 KB)
01/16/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-850-A Bridge Sign Connection Type K, L & M(Last Review Date: 08/11/11)
SIGN-850-A.pdf (429.16 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-870-B Bridge Sign Connection Type O, P & Q(Last Review Date: 08/20/13)
SIGN-870-B.pdf (398.56 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-880-A Bridge Sign Connection Type R, S & T(Last Review Date: 08/11/11)
SIGN-880-A.pdf (485.28 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-890-B Bridge Sign Connection Type U, V & W(Last Review Date: 08/20/13)
SIGN-890-B.pdf (401.53 KB)
01/14/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-896-A - 17in Bridge Connection to Concrete Beams(Last Review Date: 03/20/12)
SIGN-896-A - 17in.pdf (375.51 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-896-A - 8in Bridge Connection to Concrete Beams(Last Review Date: 03/20/12)
SIGN-896-A - 8in.pdf (390.78 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-897-A - 17in Bolted Bridge Connection Types A & B(Last Review Date: 03/20/12)
SIGN-897-A - 17in.pdf (563.78 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-897-A - 8in Bolted Bridge Connection Types A & B(Last Review Date: 03/20/12)
SIGN-897-A - 8in.pdf (591.19 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-898-A - 17in Bolted Bridge Connection Types C & D ( = 0)(Last Review Date: 03/20/12)
SIGN-898-A - 17in.pdf (398.61 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-898-A - 8in Bolted Bridge Connection Types C & D ( = 0)(Last Review Date: 03/20/12)
SIGN-898-A - 8in.pdf (409.41 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-899-B - 17in Bolted Bridge Connection Types E & F ( greater than or equal to 10)(Last Review Date: 08/20/13)
SIGN-899-B - 17in.pdf (462.61 KB)
07/31/2019
Standards for Maintenance Use Only SIGN-899-B - 8in Bolted Bridge Connection Types E & F ( greater than or equal to 10)(Last Review Date: 08/20/13)
SIGN-899-B - 8in.pdf (408.09 KB)
07/31/2019
Correspondence/Guidelines SIGNCAD Templates SignCAD Clearview Font Templates for Guide Signs - English sgn
mdot_signcad_templates.zip (1,341.66 KB)
05/02/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines SignCAD SHS Templates SHS Templates - English
shs_signcad_templates.zip (2,117.75 KB)
05/02/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines SignCAD Templates-SH d SignCAD Templates-Standard Highway Font d
d-signs.zip (962.46 KB)
05/02/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines SignCAD Templates-SH e SignCAD Templates-Standard Highway Font e
e_signs2.zip (523.65 KB)
05/02/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines SignCAD Templates-SH i SignCAD Templates-Standard Highway Font i
i-signs.zip (176.02 KB)
05/02/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines SignCAD Templates-SH m SignCAD Templates-Standard Highway Font m
m signs.zip (1,062.14 KB)
05/02/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines SignCAD Templates-SH supplied SignCAD Templates-Standard Highway Font supplied
mdot_supplied_signs.zip (4,114.71 KB)
05/02/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines Signing Trunkline Guide Guidelines for Signing on State Trunkline Highways
Signing Trunkline Guide.pdf (1,863.17 KB)
02/05/2020
Correspondence/Guidelines Slogan Sign Options Slogan/Distinctive Boundary Signs Options for Local Units of Government - Slogan Sign Options
Slogan Sign Options.pdf (106.42 KB)
02/05/2020
Correspondence/Guidelines TODS Brochure Tourist Oriented Directional Sign Program (TODS) - 2014 TODS Brochure
2014 TODS Brochure.pdf (682.64 KB)
07/16/2020
Correspondence/Guidelines TODS Guidelines TODS Program Guidelines
tods_program_guidelines.pdf (1,595.18 KB)
09/24/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines Traffic Sign Codes Traffic Sign Codes for Law Enforcement and Maintenance. Print double sided and short edge (top) for the binding.
mdot_traffic_sign_codes.pdf (649.15 KB)
05/02/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines Traffic Sign Design Guidelines Traffic Sign Design, Placement, and Application Guideline
mdot_signing_design_placement_application_guidelines.pdf (1,150.53 KB)
07/24/2019
Correspondence/Guidelines Traffic Signing Appendices Traffic Design, Placement, and Application Appendices
mdot_signing_ design_placement_application_appendix.pdf (4,136.36 KB)
05/16/2018
Correspondence/Guidelines VPN-SOM Logon Using VPN to access MTSIS and SafeStat
mdot_vpn_som_logon_instructions_cover.pdf (79.29 KB)
09/24/2018
Special Provisions 0-SIGN SPEC PROV
Use for all Sign Special Provisions
Standard Highway Signs 00-SHS - NOTE1 NOTE - These are adopted Federal SHS details and include MI specific details, Clearview Fonts are indicated where appropriate - Local Agency details are non-clearview for non-state trunkline use only
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