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20.06.070. Height, size, spacing, and setbacks

            All billboards within Layton City shall adhere to the following requirements for height, size, spacing and setbacks:

            (1)        Billboard Height:

                        (a)        In any permitted area along I-15, billboards shall not exceed a height of sixty feet (60') above the grade of the interstate perpendicular to the billboard.  Billboards shall always be allowed at a minimum height of forty-five feet (45').

                        (b)        In any permitted area along Main Street or Highway 193, billboard heights shall not exceed thirty-five feet (35') above the grade of the street perpendicular to the billboard.  Billboards along these corridors may be permitted up to forty-five feet (45') in height when setback from any front property line twenty feet (20') or more.

            (2)        Billboard Size:

                        (a)        Billboards along the I-15 Corridor are limited to six hundred and seventy-two (672) square feet.

                        (b)        New billboards along the Main Street or Highway 193 Corridors shall be limited to three hundred and thirty-six (336) square feet.  Existing billboards along these Corridors that are larger than three hundred and thirty-six (336) square feet shall be considered legal conforming billboards with all associated rights to relocate and replace, at its existing size, to any permitted area in Layton.

            (3)        Billboard Spacing:

                        (a)        Billboards must be a minimum of five hundred (500) lineal feet from any other billboard on the same side of a street and seventy-five (75) lineal feet from any on-premise sign on or off the same property.

                        (b)        Billboards may be located within the seventy-five foot (75') buffer of an on-premise sign when setback from the front property line twenty feet (20') or more, measured to the closest edge of the billboard.  In no case shall a billboard be located within the seventy-five foot (75') buffer of an on-premise sign and be closer to the front property line than the on-premise sign.

                        (c)        Billboards shall be setback from any on-premise sign at least six feet (6') measured from the closest edge of each sign face.

            (4)        Billboard Setbacks:

                        (a)        No billboard shall be closer than two feet (2) to a front property line, measured to the closest edge of the billboard.

                        (b)        No billboard in the Main Street or Highway 193 Corridors that are taller than thirty-five feet (35') shall be closer to the front property line than twenty feet (20'), measured to the closest edge of the billboard.


Ord. No. 05-13, Enacted 4/7/2005Ord. No. 12-29, Recodified, 11/15/2012

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