Illuminated Street Signs

by Mark Hughes | Feb 21, 2013
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Summary:

Install illuminated street signs like they have in Columbia Heights. Where the the signs are lit up at night or during a storm. We could put them at all the major intersections throughout the city.

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Mark

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Hughes

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Saint Paul

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At a Saint Paul Mayor's Committee Meeting on Feb. 19th

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Illuminated Street Signs

Give us the highlights of your idea for making Saint Paul great (2,000 characters maximum or approx. 250 words)

Install illuminated street signs like they have in Columbia Heights. Where the the signs are lit up at night or during a storm. We could put them at all the major intersections throughout the city.

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What makes your idea different or unexpected? (4000 characters maximum or approx. 500 words)

Similar idea - to the illuminated signs in Columbia Heights.

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How will your idea make a difference in Saint Paul? (4000 characters maximum or approx. 500 words)

This would make it safer for street patrol fire fighters. Having them at all the major intersections would be a million dollars well spent for the inner city and probably lead to reduced response time to emergency calls in the inner city safer.

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Why do you think people will recognize or remember your idea after it comes to life? How might it inspire others to do something similar in their community? (4000 characters maximum or approx. 500 words)

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apolinario sasam said: Well, I think this would be very helpful for people especially those who experience night blindness. This could totally help. - Larry ... about this Competition Entry. - 386 days ago read more >

Mark Hughes submitted this idea. - 611 days ago