OAR 734-026-0040
Specific Requirements


The Department shall install Roadside Memorial Signs based on a standard design maintained by the Department that conforms to the requirements in the MUTCD.


Roadside Memorial Signs shall not be installed on ramps, bridges, or urban freeways on the State Highway System.


Roadside Memorial Signs shall be mounted on only one side of a support post, facing oncoming traffic, and only on the side of the road nearest the lane of that oncoming traffic.


The Region Traffic Engineer shall investigate the location requested by the Applicant and make a recommendation to the State Traffic Engineer regarding sign placement based on sign priority and spacing requirements in accordance with the MUTCD. If the location requested by the Applicant does not meet MUTCD requirements, the Region Traffic Engineer may recommend an alternate location based upon an engineering investigation.


The State Traffic Engineer shall determine the location of all Roadside Memorial Signs based upon the recommendation of the Region Traffic Engineer and approve a request by an Applicant that meets all the requirements in Division 26.

Source: Rule 734-026-0040 — Specific Requirements, https://secure.­sos.­state.­or.­us/oard/view.­action?ruleNumber=734-026-0040.

Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

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