Best Practices for Regulating Signs - II

APA Arizona Chapter

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Thursday, November 5, 2015
3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. MST

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Overview

Take-Away: Attendees will learn best practices for regulating

 

 

 

 

signs, and temporary signs in particular, and will learn about

 

the legal, administration and enforcement challenges posed by

 

sign codes.

 

 

 

Description: The purpose of this session is to identify and

 

 

 

 

discuss the key issues and considerations communities have

 

to deal with when regulating signs, and especially, temporary

 

signs. The City of Flagstaff’s recently adopted sign standards

 

will be featured as a local case study, to showcase the

 

challenges of updating a sign code. A portion of this session

 

will include a discussion and analysis of how the Supreme

 

Court’s decision in Reed vs. Town of Gilbert will affect sign

 

regulations. The session will address the complex legal,

 

administrative, and enforcement issues related to signs and

 

will include a discussion on best practices to consider when

 

regulating temporary signage.

 

 

 

Moderator: James Carpentier, AICP, International Sign

 

 

 

 

 

Association

Presenters: Alan Weinstein, J.D., M.C.P., Professor of Law and

 

 

 

 

 

Urban Studies, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law and Maxine

 

Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs; Wendy Moeller, AICP,

 

Principal, Compass Point Planning; Roger E. Eastman, AICP,

 

Comprehensive Planning and Code Administrator, City of Flagstaff

 

Speakers

James Carpentier, AICP

James Carpentier is currently the Director of State and local Government Affairs with the International Sign Association. In this capacity James works with and educates local officials and planners in the creation of reasonable and effective sign codes. Prior to that James was the owner of Carpentier Consulting LLC where ... Read More