Sign code changes draw scrutiny

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The Keizer Planning Commission continued wrestling with revisions to the city sign code at its meeting Wednesday, Sept. 13. In addition to bringing the code in line with a 2015 U.S. Supreme Court ruling, city staff are looking to update other sections of the code dealing with the number of signs allowed per storefront, window shades and the frequency of change on electronic signs. Content vs. Category Two years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling on the case of Reed v. Town of Gilbert and it caused cities across the...

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