MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - TDOT released the results from its roadway sign contest.
More than 3,700 votes were cast between the messages selected as part of the top 15.
The top five messages ended up being:
- Turn signals, the original instant messaging.
- Get the cell off your phone and drive.
- Practice safe text. Don’t do it while driving.
- You’re in Tennessee. Volunteer to drive safe.
- Ain’t nobody got time for a wreck. Slow it down.
The top message, "Turn signals, the original instant messaging," is going to be running on TDOT signs this week. The other messages will be put on rotation throughout the rest of the year.
There are 190 dynamic message signs across Nashville, Chattanooga, Knoxville and Memphis.