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Posted on May 30, 2018

Sign regulations that encourage creative design


Nearly 200 planners attended ISA’s panel presentation "Sign Regulations That Encourage Creative Design" at the APA National Planning Conference in New Orleans on April 23rd.

The session, moderated by James Carpentier, AICP, ISA’s director of state and local government affairs, included planners from Gilbert AZ, Tucson AZ and Phoenix AZ, and helped attendees learn innovative ways to regulate signs that contain the elements of outstanding design.

Now... you can check out the panel presentation for yourself! See how your community can benefit from these unique methods to promote community standards and aesthetics through signage.

Here are the slides from:


Topics: APA

ISA Planning for Sign Code SuccessTM
David Hickey, VP Advocacy

David Hickey
VP, Advocacy

James Carpentier, AICP

James Carpentier, AICP
Director, State & Local Goverment

Kenny Peskin

Kenny Peskin
Director, Industry Programs | @signcodeguy


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