Misspelled Road Sign Costs PennDOT $1.2K

Jul 3, 2013 Full story: NBC Philadelphia 21

PennDot plans to spend about $1,200 to fix a spelling error for a sign, along Route 322, which incorrectly spells the Lancaster County town of Ephrata as "Epharta."

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#1 Jul 3, 2013
doesn't matter - those people know where they're at.
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Homefries

#2 Jul 3, 2013
Phonetically, I like the sound of the misspelled one better........

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Sao Paulo

#3 Jul 3, 2013
And someone actually noticed this?

“Up with which, I will not put”

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Sao Paulo

#4 Jul 3, 2013
I'll fix it for $1100. Plus 2.49 for a can of spray paint.

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...... then my reputation

#5 Jul 3, 2013
Oops!

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#6 Jul 3, 2013
The people were most upset by the bottom slogan of the sign. Welcome to Epharta, It's A Gas.

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WELCOME HOME

#7 Jul 3, 2013
funny people do not realize how much traffic signs cost .. special alloys and paint because the sign has to with stand all weather for a long time years and years

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#8 Jul 3, 2013
Stop here and get gas.

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#9 Jul 3, 2013
Shcool Crossing,...










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#10 Jul 3, 2013
Railtoad crossing

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#11 Jul 3, 2013
Reeding Railroad,
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#12 Jul 3, 2013
Watch for Intercourser.
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#13 Jul 3, 2013
No right turn on read.
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#14 Jul 3, 2013
The town, originally founded by old Ezekiel "Baked Beans" King, boasted the area's great smelter.

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#15 Jul 3, 2013
just think , will the GPS come back with a ?????

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#16 Jul 3, 2013
Presumably due to political correctness, the 'Dead End' signs around here are gradually being replaced with ones that say 'No Outlet'.

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#17 Jul 3, 2013
When you live in Pennsylvania...you get used to this...our Tax dollars at work...no lol

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#18 Jul 4, 2013
Uh Clem wrote:
Presumably due to political correctness, the 'Dead End' signs around here are gradually being replaced with ones that say 'No Outlet'.
Huh..

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#19 Jul 4, 2013
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Slow Children,



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