Road sign misspells Pennsylvania town Ephrata as 'Epharta'

July 3, 2013 at 4:31 PM

EPHRATA, Pa., July 3 (UPI) -- The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation said it will cost hundreds of dollars to fix a road sign misspelling the town of Ephrata's name as "Epharta."

The sign, at milepost 43 between Reading and Ephrata on Route 222, was reported by a resident and the department of transportation said the error was made in its sign shop, WGAL-TV, Lancaster, reported Wednesday.

The department said the error will cost between $800 and $1,200 to fix.

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