Below you will find a sampling of testimonies given by Scenic America representatives, citizens or experts to various regulatory or governmental bodies on scenic issues. They are presented in PDF format and were all part of a public record, and thus made available to the public here.
If you are preparing your own testimony on a similar topic you may find some usefulness in reading these. Before copying or quoting any testimony for use in your own, you are strongly encouraged to research the current status of the subject matter, particularly from the more dated testimonies, for any changes or updates to legal, regulatory or public opinion statements.
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Scenic America testimony to Maine legislature re: LD 1367, a bill to allow "off-premise" signs in Maine
April 26, 2011
Scenic America testimony to Maine legislature re: LD 1405, a bill to allow "on-premise" signs to be larger, taller, and farther from the business, and to allow digital signs to change more often
April 26, 2011
Scenic America testimony to D.C. City Council re: "Billboard Blight Removal Approval Resolution of 2009," which would allow for more supergraphics in the city
February 18, 2010
Scenic America testimony to California State Assembly re: AB 109, a bill to impose a moratorium on new digital billboards in California for two years
March 17, 2009
Scenic America testimony to New Hampshire legislature re: a bill to ban digital billboards in New Hampshire
April 22, 2008
Scenic America testimony to Connecticut General Assembly re: Bill No.44, a bill to prohibit billboards on state-owned property
Scenic America testimony to the Committee on Small Business for a Hearing on the Highway Beautification Act and the effect of sign control on small rural businesses
May 15, 2003