(A)   Authority. The city’s authority to regulate signs, billboards, and other advertising structures is specified in SDCL Ch. 31-29.
   (B)   Intent. The purpose of this chapter shall be to establish effective local regulation of outdoor advertising so as to promote the health, safety, and general welfare of those persons using and residing adjacent to public rights-of-way. The following regulations are intended to promote and preserve the natural aesthetics of the city while providing for the convenience of the traveling public, for the promotion of locally available facilities, goods, and services, and to minimize negative impacts on property adjacent to public rights-of-way.
(Ord. #10, passed 5-17-2007)