Iowa Road Signs




Signs located along primary routes in rural areas that identify qualifying activities or sites of significant interest to the traveling public.

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If you have any questions regarding TODS, contact Iowa DOT's Right-of-way agent Stephanie Anderson at 515-239-1746.

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Tourist Oriented Directional Signing (TODS) examples

Examples of TODS signs
  • Example 1: Up to three individual signs can be attached to a single structure to give directions to the attractions.
  • Example 2: A TODS can include the name of the attraction, mileage, and directional arrow.
  • Example 3: TOD signs are 72 inches long and 18 inches high. Lettering is white on a blue background with white border.