Sample ordinances and guidelines

The documents in this sampling of design guidances—sign ordinances, urban forestry plans, greenways systems so on—have been shared by some of our most admired municipalities and organizations or gleaned from the Internet. The list is certainly not exhaustive, nor are are meant to be informational, not exhaustive various other advisories for planning  professionals and scenic advocates—.  , , If your community or organization has produced a great please share the PDF with us and we'll post it here, along with a brief description.

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Sign Code Fix-It Clinic: Regulating Signs in a Post-Reed World
By Brian J. Connolly, Otten Johnson Real Estate and Land Use Law. PowerPoint presentation, Planning Michigan Conference , October 2016


Wind and the Landscape
Powerpoint by Scenic America's Kevin Fry, 2010