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The great billboard debate: 2007 ordinance bans new billboards in Dickinson, proposed amendment upholds decision


An area sign company wants the Dickinson City Commission to rethink a revision to an ordinance passed in 2007 that puts a ban on any new billboards within the city and extraterritorial zone.

The existing billboards — the city has 50 — were grandfathered in and can only be replaced if the cost is less than 150 percent of replacement.

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Katherine Grandstrand
I graduated from Bemidji State University in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in mass communcations, from Columbia College Chicago in 2009 with a master's degree in journalism.  
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