Tag: sign legislation

3 Permitting Tips from the Experts

Take a look at the three permitting tips from our guest bloggers. Roger Brown and Angela Bailey (right) are sign legislation experts with years of experience helping sign companies educate officials and community members about LED signs. Develop a strategy for the presentation to officials. The potential sign owner should make the appeal, not the ...

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Work Smarter With Daktronics: Episode 1

Next week, we will be kicking off a brand new webinar series, "Work Smarter with Daktronics." Wednesday, November 16th, will be the first episode in this series. If this is the first you are hearing of this series, it is a six-part series with the purpose of sharing our industry experience with billboard owners and ...

Free ISA Resource: Brightness Levels for LED Signs

Are you aware that the International Sign Association (ISA) updated their brochure, Night-Time Brightness Level Recommendations for On-Premise Electronic Message Centers? Download this handy resource. It’s filled with great information to help educate government regulators about LED sign brightness, including: Recommended LED display brightness levels Foot-candles vs. nits Case studies Recommended legislative language Our legislation ...

Chicago Sign Code Victory: Signs Are Important to Business

The International Sign Association (ISA), Illinois Sign Association, and small business advocates joined together in Chicago “to streamline an arduous and lengthy permitting process.” “It is exciting to think that the third largest city in the United States has a better understanding of how signs mean business in its community,” says ISA official David Hickey. ...

Billboard Insider Interview

Last week, Billboard Insider sat down with our own Roger Brown to talk about digital sign legislation and regulation. Below is a transcript of the interview with Roger. Billboard Insider Interview Roger Brown is an expert and digital sign legislation and regulation. Nearly 10 years ago he was hired to build and manage the Signage ...

How Is Our New Galaxy® eCCB Code Compliant?

When was the last time you had to deal with a sign code issue? Did you know that Daktronics has a legislation team to help you? The team just put together a handy flier: “Galaxy eCCB Regulatory Information.” It’s a great resource to share with potential Galaxy® eCCB customers and city officials. Sign-code friendly design ...

Don’t Miss Out! Succeed Using These Resources

The LED sign market has a huge potential, and many sign companies successfully sell digital. But sometimes it can be a challenge for traditional sign makers to transition into the LED technology market. Through the years we’ve developed support to help you, regardless of your level of expertise. We’ve been working with sign companies since ...

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Digital Billboard Ban Lifted

What’s the first step to installing a digital billboard? Usually, applying for the permit, right? Sometimes this isn’t a problem, but sometimes it is. That’s when you need help from people who deal with permits, and even changing the codes, all the time. Several years ago, Massachusetts banned digital billboards from the entire state. Daktronics ...

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Sign Code Help

Are you aware of Daktronics’ Sign Code Legislation department? Email our trained personnel your requests at signagelegislation@daktronics.com Our legislation team has helped sign companies and product users improve restrictive sign codes since 2006. They offer you: Special permitting assistance Appropriate sign code wording Sign demonstrations & presentations Advocacy literature (including traffic studies) Information about Signage Law ...