Minneapolis Billboard Swap

A city ordinance swaps neighborhood billboards for space along freeways and in downtown.
June 25, 2004, 11am PDT | Chris Steins | @urbaninsight
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In order to reduce the number of billboards in city neighborhoods, a city ordinance was drafted to allow billboard companies to swap two square feet of neighborhood billboard area for one square foot along freeways or in downtown areas. This was a reversal of previous policies designed to limit billboards along highways through spacing and setback requirements.

Thanks to Adam Krom

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Published on Wednesday, June 23, 2004 in Skyway News
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