Who is Cars Olny and why does he get his own lane on Soldiers Field Road?

Weird sign on Soldiers Field Road

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If olny

If olny the signs could broadcast a signal that would make a GPS unit scream like a dying cyberman.

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Bad

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That's really bad. If it were something like a misplaced apostrophe then I might have more sympathy, but this just smacks of "spelling check is not my job". (Or maybe "splleing check" is more appropriate.)

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ol' New York

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Cars from Ol' NY. I don't see the problem.

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When I was in junior high

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When I was in junior high school, I had an older teacher who would say to the students who messed around in his class, "Keep screwing around, they always need people to paint lines on the road". I guess they hire the same individuals to spell highway signs.

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Ironically, the guy/girls

Ironically, the guy/girls "who paint lines on the road probably have more secure jobs and pay/benefits that are better, or at least competitive with some of the best students your teacher had in his class.

To quote Judge Smails..."The world needs ditch diggers too."

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Another misspelling

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Several years ago, one of the green interstate-type signs above route 3 on the way to Plymouth read Pilmoth Plantation instead of Plimoth Plantation.

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The sign could be

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donated to residents of Olneyville (Providence). I bet a lot of misspelled signs could go there to live.

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