Notice of Motion – Third Party and Digital Signage Regulations

City of Corner Brook
MEDIA ADVISORY

Notice of Motion

City of Corner Brook

Third Party and Digital Signage Regulations, 2017

Staff are proposing an amendment to the Third Party and Digital Sign regulation, 2017.  Specifically staff is proposing to amend Section 3.5(4) Setback and Separation Distances for Third Party Digital Signs as follows:

Existing Section 3.5(4):

3.5(4) Setback and Separation Distances for Third Party Digital Signs

All Third Party and Digital Signs must meet the following setback and separation distances:

a) 50m from an intersection with traffic signals;

b) a Line of sight check must be approved by the City of Corner Brook;

c)the distance between digital ground or pylon signs, not located on the same lot, shall be a minimum of 100 metres; and

d) the distance between digital pylon or ground signs, located on the same lot, shall be a minimum of 30 metres.

 

Proposed New Section 3.5(4)

3.5(4) Setback and Separation Distances for Third Party Digital Signs

All Third Party and Digital Signs must meet the following setback and separation distances:

a) 50m from an intersection with traffic signals;

b) a Line of sight check must be approved by the City of Corner Brook;

c) the distance between all third party signs, not located on the same lot, shall be a minimum of 100 metres.  This measurement shall be taken along the roadway sightline as traffic flows; and

d) the distance between all third party signs, located on the same lot, shall be a minimum of 30 metres. This measurement shall be taken along the roadway sightline as traffic flows.

 

In accordance with Section 39 of the City of Corner Brook Act, a notice of motion is required for the amendment, repeal and passing of bylaws/regulations of the City of Corner Brook.

Therefore, Notice is hereby given that at the Public Council Meeting on May 10, 2021, the following motion will be brought forward for consideration:

Pursuant to the powers vested in it by virtue of Section249, 250,251.252,438 and 439  of the City of Corner Brook Act, R.S.Nl.L.1990 c. C-15 and all other enabling powers, the Council of the City of Corner Brook hereby repeals the City of Corner Brook Third Party and Digital Signage Regulations,2017 and replaces it with  : the City of Corner Brook Third Party and Digital Signage Regulations,2021