FEBRUARY 6 2003
Youth Center, the Child Care Center, the Library and Hobby Shops may use the community
symbol at the discretion of the base commander.
4.26.5 DeCA Facilities. Facilities operated by the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA)
will display their standard image sign as approved by their Commissary Operating Board, the
MAJCOM, the installation Sign Control Group, and the installation Commander.
4.27. Centralized Facilities Sign Type C1.
4.27.1. Usage. Use the Type C1 Centralized Facilities Sign when several community or
recreational activities are located in a common area (usually with shared parking).
4.27.2. Placement of Graphics. If the community symbol is used, it should be placed in the upper
left corner of the sign. (See Figures 4.32and also Figure 4.33.). Note that the community symbol
appears directly on the sign face. It is the only symbol that is not placed within a square.
4.27.3. Restrictions on Usage. If the community symbol has not been approved for use on the
base, follow Sign Layout B, paragraph 4.28.2.
White letters on standard brown background.
Community symbol: white on standard brown background.
4.27.5. Dimensions. 3 000 x 1 200 mm (10' x 4'- 0").
Center Name: upper and lower case Helvetica medium, 4" (100 mm) capital letter height,
flush left. This message area will accommodate up to two lines, with a maximum tile
length of 15 tiles or characters per line.
Facilities List: upper and lower case Helvetica regular, 75 mm (3") capital letter height,
flush left. This message area will accommodate up to six lines, with a maximum line
length of 20 tiles or characters per line. Abbreviate names exceeding this length.
4.27.7. Symbol. Community symbol: 200 mm x 200 mm (8" X 8"), upper left corner. This
symbol is used at the discretion of the base commander.
4.27.8. Rules. 3 mm (1/8") wide, white tape.
4.27.9. Layouts. See Figures 4.35 and 4.36 for the sign layouts.