WVC 17 C- 3 - 2
§17C-3-2. Placing and maintaining traffic-control devices and
signs on state highways.
(a) The state road commission shall place and maintain such
traffic-control devices, conforming to its manual and
specifications, upon all state highways as it shall deem
necessary to indicate and to carry out the provisions of this
chapter or to regulate, warn, or guide traffic.
(b) No local authority shall place or maintain any traffic-
control device upon any highway under the jurisdiction of the
state road commission except by the latter's permission.