Posted: April 07, 2016
Rapid City
Agenda Item Summary

Agenda Item Ref. #: 16OA002 - Ordinance Amendment to Sign Code

Agenda Item Title:

16OA002 - Second Reading and Recommendation of Ordinance No. 6103 to Amend Certain Provisions Concerning Digital Signs, Sign Credits, and Spacing Of Off-Premises Signs By Amending Sections 17.50.080 and 17.50.090 Of The Rapid City Municipal Code

Origination Group:
Planning Commission
Origination Meeting Date:
Stage 2 Group Name:
Legal & Finance Committee
Stage 2 Meeting Date:
City Council First Reading Date:
City Council Second Reading Date:
City of Rapid City
Staff Contact:
Carla Cushman, Assistant Attorney, Rapid City Attorney’s Office
Agenda Item Summary:
The changes in this ordinance are the direct result of a settlement agreement between the City and Lamar Advertising approved by Council last month. Primarily, the amendments decrease the spacing requirement between off-premises signs, delete the ban on digital or electronic off-premises signs, and clarify that the 20-year sunset provision for sign credits applies only to credits issued after June 2011.

Funding Source & Fiscal Impact (if applicable):

Funding Cost Center


Origination Recommendation Action:
Origination Recommendation Notes:
Planning Commission recommended approval: 4/7/2016; Legal and Finance Committee recommended approval: 4/13/2016; City Council approved 1st Reading: 4/18/2016; Legal and Finance Committee recommended approval on second reading: 4/27/2016
City Council Recommendation Action:
City Council Recommendation Notes:
City Council approved 1st Reading: 4/18/2016; City Council approved 2nd Reading: 5/2/2016

Attachments & Links to Download:

pdf 16oa002 Attachments (410 KB)

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