Public Hearing - Commercial Sign Rules


Where:

Texas Department of Transportation
125 East 11th Street
Ric Williamson Hearing Room
Austin, Texas 78701 (Map)

When:

Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017
9:00 a.m.

Purpose:

To receive public comment on amendments to Chapter 21 concerning Commercial Sign rules.

Description:

The proposed rule amends the department’s Highway Beautification Program to implement Senate Bill 2006 and Senate Bill 312, 85th Legislature, Regular Session, which made substantive changes to the classifications of signs that are regulated under the program and increased the maximum height for certain signs in existence on March 1, 2017. The amendments also make various changes including the clarification of existing procedures, streamlining the application and renewal processes, and removing land owner notifications.

The deadline for comments on the proposed rule change is Oct. 16, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

Contact:

TxDOT Right of Way Division 
118 E. Riverside Drive
Austin, TX 78704

(512) 416-3030

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