Roadside signs


Signs other than official traffic signs are prohibited on all roads and public property in Washington County.

This applies everywhere outside city boundaries, and applies to the anything within the right-of-way including, road shoulders, drainage ditches, sidewalks, landscape strips, utility poles, signposts and traffic signal cabinets. Signs are prohibited by state law (ORS 368.942) and County Resolution and Order 98-197.

To request removal of an illegal sign, call 503-846-ROAD (503-846-7623), email or submit a Service Request. Signs will be removed as crews are available or the next time crews are in the area.