Legislation that would allow digital billboards along state highways is bubbling up again in Olympia.
Both the House and Senate are considering changes to state law. Each body’s transportation committee has scheduled a hearing on the measures for Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
Electronic signs aren’t allowed along state highways. The legislation maintains existing limits on signs, including keeping them in industrial and commercial areas. Digital signs also couldn’t have flashing or moving lights – the message would have to be static.
Clear Channel Outdoor put up its newest digital billboard last week in Tukwila, on city owned property near the …