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Signs & Markings
About Signs & Markings

 Signs and Markings is responsible for manufacturing, installing, and maintaining regulatory, warning, guide, and informational signs and installing and maintaining pavement markings on all City streets and all City-owned parking facilities. They are responsible for the fabricating, installing, and maintaining all street name signs and assisting the Neighborhood Traffic Calming Program with the installation of pavement markings and signage, and assisting Parking Meter Operations in the installation and removal of parking meters.

Signs and Markings Plan

The Signs and Markings Division maintains traffic signs and traffic pavement markings on City streets within the City of Charleston's jurisdiction. The Signs and Markings crews follow a maintenance schedule to ensure all areas of the City are maintained on a regular basis.  

Plan Breakdown

Daily Schedule:

Sign Work: Monday & Friday

Pavement Markings: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday

Monthly Schedule

Downtown Peninsula: January, March, June, and September

West Ashley: February, April, and October

Daniel Island: November and July

Johns and James Island: December and August

Flex Month: May

In the event of an emergency, public safety, or a designated special
project, other work may take prioritization over regular maintenance.


Traffic and Transportation

180 Lockwood Drive, Suite C
Charleston, SC 29403

Ph: 843-724-7311
Fx: 843-722-5956