2014/08/16

Boneyard

Filed under: neighborhood,signs — WmX @ 00:52

redoing the sign
The Boneyard recently painted signs on the east and southern sides of their building. Classic B&W, none of that color. Good job Boneyard! Five stars…

domain-route-boneyard

2014/08/06

River Road

Filed under: signs,slabtown — WmX @ 11:06

ambrosia?
Route 354, Lancaster County, Virginia

2014/08/05

the fate of country stores

Filed under: signs,slabtown — WmX @ 00:28

R&K store
the former R&K store, River Road, Lancaster County

2014/08/03

day of rest

Filed under: God,signs,slabtown — WmX @ 15:57

crosses Millenbeck Road
Church of New Vision message board, Millenbeck Road, Slabtown VA

2014/07/26

business as usual

Filed under: bipedal,signs — WmX @ 12:54

road-closed-sign
This road is thirty-six feet wide. Large enough for three or four vehicle travel lanes.
There is a overhead utilities crew working up the street.
They provide notice to oncoming vehicles, locating their sign where the walkers and wheelchairs go.
Business as usual.

lineman working high voltage

2014/07/23

Nuttsville, Virginia

Filed under: signs — WmX @ 15:05

nuttsville sign
The average temperature of Nuttsville is 58.05°F, which is higher than the Virginia average temperature of 55.54°F
and is higher than the national average temperature of 54.45°F.–USA.com

2014/07/20

day of rest

Filed under: God,signs — WmX @ 12:19

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Intersection Millenbeck and Slabtown Road, Slabtown, Virginia

2014/07/18

O’Hare

Filed under: signs,traffic,Urban Planning — WmX @ 15:25

treat them like idiots
Chuck Marohn has an excellent podcast on the Strong Towns
site, a conversation with Ben Hamilton-Baillie, street designer and shared space advocate.
Marohn and H-B talk street design, traffic engineering and human psychology.

Streets and their sidewalks, the main public places of a city, are its most vital organs.–Jane Jacobs
The Death and Life of Great American Cities, Chapter 2

Streets define our cities. Learn about them…

2014/07/15

Free

Filed under: dictionary,signs — WmX @ 10:42

tire in the sidewalk
Free
1. enjoying personal rights or liberty, as a person who is not in slavery: a land of free people.
2. pertaining to or reserved for those who enjoy personal liberty: They were thankful to be living on free soil.
3. existing under, characterized by, or possessing civil and political liberties that are, as a rule, constitutionally guaranteed by representative government: the free nations of the world.
4. enjoying political autonomy, as a people or country not under foreign rule; independent.
5. exempt from external authority, interference, restriction, etc., as a person or one’s will, thought, choice, action, etc.; independent; unrestricted.
6. able to do something at will; at liberty: free to choose.
7. clear of obstructions or obstacles, as a road or corridor: The highway is now free of fallen rock.
8. not occupied or in use: I’ll try to phone her again if the line is free.
9. exempt or released from something specified that controls, restrains, burdens, etc. (usually followed by from or of ): free from worry; free of taxes.
10. having immunity or being safe (usually followed by from ): free from danger.
11. provided without, or not subject to, a charge or payment: free parking; a free sample.
Dictionary.com
2007 Free
2010 Free
2012 Free

2014/07/05

First world problems

Filed under: culture,signs — WmX @ 18:40

no crap sign, art really

riverbend condos

not as artful

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