News Flash

City of Pocatello News

Posted on: October 31, 2017

Public Hearing to be Held on Sign Code Changes

GenericAltLINK

A public hearing will be held at the Pocatello City Council’s regular meeting Thursday, November 16 to hear comments from the public on proposed changes to portions of the City Code that address off-premise signs.

Under the suggested changes, the City would adopt a “cap and trade” policy for off-premises signs, also known as billboards. With this proposal, a new billboard would be allowed only as a replacement—in trade—for removal of an existing billboard, capping the number of these signs at current levels. Any replacements would be subject to all other code standards governing billboards.  

All members of the public in favor of, uncommitted to, or opposed to the modifications are invited to provide their input to Councilmembers. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Written comments can be mailed to the City of Pocatello Planning and Development Services Department, P.O. Box 4169, Pocatello, ID 83205-4169.

To view all the suggested changes, visit pocatello.us/DocumentCenter/View/4200.

Residents with questions are invited to contact the City of Pocatello Planning and Development Services Department at 208-234-6184.

Those who are unable to attend the proceedings may watch it online at pocatello.us/686/Government-Access-Streaming or on Government Access Channel 56.

Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in City of Pocatello News

AnimalServicesDogs

Half-off Dog Licensing Begins May 1

Posted on: April 30, 2018
GenericAlt5LINK

Lee Selected as Next Mayor for a Day

Posted on: January 5, 2018
SwearingIn01042018

New Councilmembers Take Oath of Office

Posted on: January 4, 2018
GenericAltLINK

Olin Selected as Pocatello Mayor for a Day

Posted on: November 21, 2017
Logo

City of Pocatello Election Results

Posted on: November 8, 2017
ZooZooBooLINK

“Zoo Boo” Returns October 28

Posted on: October 19, 2017
LegalJaredJohnson

Johnson Named City Attorney

Posted on: October 5, 2017
PoliceGirrardMissing

Search Continues for Missing Man

Posted on: October 5, 2017
City Flag

From Worst to ?: Pocatello Raises New Flag

Posted on: September 20, 2017
Logo

2017 Election Official Candidate List

Posted on: September 11, 2017
StreetJunipertoKim

Paving Slated for Johnny Creek Road

Posted on: July 28, 2017
RPAC_SplashDance

Splash Dances Return June 22

Posted on: June 20, 2017
ZooMr.Tod

Zoo Idaho Welcomes New Badger

Posted on: June 16, 2017