Mount Zion Lutheran Church on Layton Avenue wants to team with Lamar Advertising to erect a giant digital billboard. What do you think?
Mount Zion Lutheran Church
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Monday, December 31, 2012
Mount Zion Lutheran Church wants to team with Lamar Advertising to erect an 83-foot high billboard on the north end of its lot to reach commuters on I-894.
Eight months after the city gave the Whitnall School District the OK to erect a giant digital billboard, officials will have to decide if a local church can strike a similar deal with an advertising company. Mount Zion Lutheran Church, 3820 W. Layton Ave., and Lamar Advertising will bring forward a proposal to install an 83-foot high billboard on the north end of the church’s lot to the city’s Planning Commission on Jan. 8. The proposed billboard would be seen by commuters on Interstate 894, which runs perpendicular to the north end of the church’s lot. The billboard – 13 feet higher than the one at Whitnall High School and 23 feet taller than that at the city’s Division of Public Works garage – would have digital advertising on its west …