The old Arby’s at 5900 W. Broad St. is no more — it’s been razed to make room for a new Wawa. The plans have been in the works since 2019, but for a long time Richmonders didn’t know the fate of the recognizable neon cowboy hat sign in front of the establishment.
According to Richmond BizSense, it looks like the sign is destined for removal. The news has us reflecting on River City signage — the old, the new, and the neon.
We want to know: What is your favorite Richmond sign?
We can think of some of our favorites, from the Hotel John Marshall rooftop sign to the Famous Foods of Virginia marker — more on that history here.
Click the button below to let us know your favorite sign — or which one you want to know more about — and you could be featured in a future article.