Sign Regulation

Course Overview

Sign control isn’t just a zoning issue—when regulating signage, municipalities must be careful not to violate free speech. This course reveals how signage can be regulated for aesthetics and explores the boundaries of what in signage municipalities may and may not regulate, though references to case law. The course also offers tips on drafting sign regulations, which includes regulation of billboards and other off-premises signs and elimination of nonconforming signs.

Course Length

This course is 1 ½ hours in length. To schedule on-site training, please call the Local Government Training program at 518-473-3355.