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Scenic Hero

Scenic Michigan developed the Scenic Hero award to recognize individuals, businesses, organizations and communities that make a significant and lasting contribution to preserving, protecting, and enhancing the scenic character of Michigan’s roads and communities. Please let us know who you think is doing good work around the state. At the very least, we’d like to learn more and explore opportunities to support their efforts. Email our Executive Director, Jake Parcell, at [email protected] with nominations or information.

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Scenic Michigan Releases 2nd Edition of Michigan Sign Guidebook and Offers May Trainings

By Billboards and Sign Control, News

The U.S. Supreme Court’s 2015 decision in Reed v. Town of Gilbert significantly impacted local governments’ approach to sign regulation. The case’s application of the content neutrality doctrine rendered most of the local sign regulations in Michigan unconstitutional. Recent Sixth Circuit court decisions challenge local governments’ ability to continue with longstanding modes…

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