Edmonds Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

Signs by design in Edmonds


Last updated 1/31/2019 at Noon

The post and panel alternative for the Edmonds gateway sign.

The ongoing discussion/debate/controversy over the future of the city’s gateway sign – “Welcome to Downtown Edmonds” – is a step closer to a resolution after the City of Edmonds this week unveiled three alternatives.

The current sign, battered by the elements for more than 40 years, is in poor shape and needs to be replaced, the City says. But many residents, presented with an initial design over the summer, were dismayed by the result. It didn’t reflect the uniqueness of the original, they said. It wasn’t welcoming.

That sign read “Downtown Edmonds,” with white lettering...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020