Sign of the times

Signs such as these will soon be seen around the Comox Valley.

  • Dec. 29, 2011 12:00 p.m.
Aubree Mallette (front), along with Comox councillors Ken Grant, Barbara Price (left) and early childhood educators Charlene Gray and Tracy Wharram displays one of 30 child-friendly signs which will be placed around the Comox Valley as part of Project Childsign. The campaign, which officially launched at the Comox Marina last week, involves the display of child-friendly picture and text signs on municipal buildings and park locations to encourage literacy, to plan for children in public spaces and remind adults that children are an integral part of any community.

Aubree Mallette (front), along with Comox councillors Ken Grant, Barbara Price (left) and early childhood educators Charlene Gray and Tracy Wharram displays one of 30 child-friendly signs which will be placed around the Comox Valley as part of Project Childsign. The campaign, which officially launched at the Comox Marina last week, involves the display of child-friendly picture and text signs on municipal buildings and park locations to encourage literacy, to plan for children in public spaces and remind adults that children are an integral part of any community.

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