This month, Austin’s Transportation Department announced a contest asking folks to write clever safety-themed messages with a local flavor to be displayed on dynamic road signs across the city, using the hashtag #ontheroadATX. Three lines are available for messages, with fourteen characters allowed per line. Submissions can also use two different cycling screens of text.
Encouraging more responsible driving with humor? Great idea! Unfortunately, some of our ideas probably wouldn’t make the cut — so here are a few entries to file under #offtheroadATX instead.