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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
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
Signing Standards 0-CHANGES-SS-Std Change List for Sign Support Standard Plans
0-CHANGES-SS-Std.pdf (236.43 KB)
01/28/2020
Special Details 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-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
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 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 Change Lists.xlsx SHS Detailed Change Lists
SHS Change Lists.xlsx (90.13 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs SHS Local Agency Signs.pdf Standard Highway Font Guide Signs for Local Agency Use
SHS Local Agency Signs.pdf (1,705.29 KB)
09/03/2020
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-D Sign Location Codes Placement
SIGN-115-D.pdf (386.71 KB)
07/02/2021
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 (102.03 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: 08/24/20)
SIGN-200-E.pdf (158.13 KB)
08/26/2020
Special Details 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
Special Details 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 (905.57 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-210-B Wood Posts(Last Review Date: 08/13/14)
SIGN-210-B.pdf (261.98 KB)
01/14/2019
Signing Standards SIGN-220-C Steel Column Break-Away (W)(Last Review Date: 12/02/14)
SIGN-220-C.pdf (153.06 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 Special Details SIGN-365-A.pdf Type E Truss Spread Footing Foundation Details
SIGN-365-A.pdf (506.1 KB)
06/07/2021
Signing Standards SIGN-370-B Type J Cantilever 20'-40'(Last Review Date: 12/17/13)
SIGN-370-B.pdf (585.2 KB)
05/14/2021
Signing Special Details SIGN-375-A.pdf Type J Cantilever Spread Footing Foundation Details
SIGN-375-A.pdf (415.92 KB)
06/07/2021
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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
Special Details 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
SignCAD Files SignCAD Templates 01-Regulatory.zip SignCAD Templates 01-Regulatory
SignCAD Templates 01-Regulatory.zip (310.53 KB)
09/03/2020
SignCAD Files SignCAD Templates 02-Warning.zip SignCAD Templates 02-Warning
SignCAD Templates 02-Warning.zip (344.05 KB)
09/03/2020
SignCAD Files SignCAD Templates 03-Route Marker.zip SignCAD Templates 03-Route Marker
SignCAD Templates 03-Route Marker.zip (1,142.62 KB)
09/03/2020
SignCAD Files SignCAD Templates 05-School.zip SignCAD Templates 05-School
SignCAD Templates 05-School.zip (31.31 KB)
09/03/2020
SignCAD Files SignCAD Templates 07-Informational.zip SignCAD Templates 07-Informational
SignCAD Templates 07-Informational.zip (1,278.4 KB)
09/03/2020
SignCAD Files SignCAD Templates 08-D Guide.zip SignCAD Templates 08-D Guide
SignCAD Templates 08-D Guide.zip (1,245.12 KB)
09/03/2020
SignCAD Files SignCAD Templates 09-E Guide.zip SignCAD Templates 09-E Guide
SignCAD Templates 09-E Guide.zip (629.77 KB)
09/03/2020
SignCAD Files SignCAD Templates 12-MDOT Supplied.zip SignCAD Templates 12-MDOT Supplied
SignCAD Templates 12-MDOT Supplied.zip (3,209.51 KB)
09/03/2020
SignCAD Files SignCAD Templates 13-Work Zone.zip SignCAD Templates 13-Work Zone
SignCAD Templates 13-Work Zone.zip (24.88 KB)
09/03/2020
Correspondence/Guidelines Signing Trunkline Guide Guidelines for Signing on State Trunkline Highways
Signing Trunkline Guide.pdf (1,607.46 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 Guidelines
Traffic Sign Design Guidelines.pdf (49,156.67 KB)
03/23/2021
Standard Highway Signs mdot_shs_preface.pdf SHS Preface
mdot_shs_preface.pdf (21.61 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_01_regulatory.pdf SHS 01-Regulatory
mdot_signs_01_regulatory.pdf (15,370.19 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_02_warning.pdf SHS 02-Warning
mdot_signs_02_warning.pdf (9,539.08 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_03_route.pdf SHS 03-Route Markers
mdot_signs_03_route.pdf (3,190.94 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_04_em_cd.pdf SHS 04-Emergency Management and Civil Defense
mdot_signs_04_em_cd.pdf (282.47 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_05_school.pdf SHS 05-School
mdot_signs_05_school.pdf (1,087.87 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_06_appendix.pdf SHS 06-Appendix
mdot_signs_06_appendix.pdf (2,728.8 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_07_info.pdf SHS 07-Informational
mdot_signs_07_info.pdf (1,138.38 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_08_d_guide.pdf SHS 08-D Guide
mdot_signs_08_d_guide.pdf (2,906.66 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_09_e_guide.pdf SHS 09-E Guide
mdot_signs_09_e_guide.pdf (3,046.09 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_10_supporthole.pdf SHS 10-Support Hole Placement
mdot_signs_10_supporthole.pdf (243.75 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_11_objectmarkers.pdf SHS 11-Object Markers
mdot_signs_11_objectmarkers.pdf (207.67 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_12_mdot_supplied sign.pdf SHS 12-MDOT Supplied Signs
mdot_signs_12_mdot_supplied sign.pdf (1,519.3 KB)
09/03/2020
Standard Highway Signs mdot_signs_13_work_zone.pdf SHS 13-Work Zone
mdot_signs_13_work_zone.pdf (9,036.24 KB)
09/03/2020
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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