Digital billboards that flash multiple messages at motorists could be facing new city restrictions — including an outright ban.
Whether to restrict or even abolish digital billboards that some residents call ugly and dangerous will be the topic of a Jan. 4 Planning and Zoning Commission meeting. A recommendation from that volunteer board could face a final decision with a City Council vote in March.
Those wanting a ban on the signs point to a Merrimon Avenue billboard as an example of what’s gone wrong. ...Read the full article