Easily identifiable and consistent pavement markings, infrastructure and signs help people see and understand the network. The primary purpose is to indicate the presence of a bicycle facility or to make that facility clear to bicyclists, motorists, and pedestrians.
Cycling signage includes several sub-categories:
Bike lane markings include any signage applied to the pavement and intended to designate a specific right-of-way, direction, potential conflict area, or route option. Markings may be used to augment a particular lane, intersection, or signal treatment.
Markings can be used to: