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Digital billboards include signs that are static and signs that change messages by any electronic process or remote control. However, the change from one message to another message cannot be more frequent than once every eight seconds, and the actual change process must be accomplished in two seconds or less.

Example billboard sign 

Oregon Revised Statute

  • 377.700 - 377.845 and 377.992 - Motorist Information Signs and Penalties (Oregon Motorist Information Act)
    • This section includes permitting requirements and exemptions

Oregon Administrative Rule

  • 734-059 - Signs, General Provisions
    • The section provides definitions of key terms, costs to obtain permits and business licenses, as well as penalties for related violations.
  • 734-060 - Signs
    • This section includes application process information and exemption rules.
  • 734-063 - Relocating Outdoor Advertising Signs on a Scenic Byway
    • Rules included in this section are intended to ensure the state complies with federal scenic byway laws.
  • 734-065 - Advertising Signs Attached to Bus Shelters
    • This section of Oregon rule reviews the specifications and requirements associated with transit shelter signage.

Contact the Outdoor Advertising Sign Program

4040 Fairview Industrial Drive, MS 2
Salem, Oregon 97302
Phone: 503-986-3656
Fax: 503-986-3625

Program Contacts

Phone: 503-986-3635
Phone: 503-986-3656

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