Nutter Will Allow Massive 3D Electronic Billboards in Center City, With Legal TweaksNutter says he has reservations about the huge, sidewalk-level, LED signs, but rather than veto the measure, he struck a deal with its sponsor, Councilman Mark Squilla.
Two Large, 3D Electronic Billboards Approved For Tourist Sections of Center City Phila.City Council overwhelming approved the installation of two electronic advertising structures, dubbed "Urban Experiential Displays," ranging in height from 30 to 50 feet.
Phila. City Council Moves Forward on Controversial 20-Year Deal For Bus Shelters, AdvertisingAndrew Stober, chief of staff in the Mayor's Office of Transportation, says Titan Advertising will build 300 more bus shelters and share ad revenue with the City of Philadelphia.
City Council Committee OKs Larger, Electronic Billboards on Phila. Newsstands"This bill will add some vitality to some blocks, particularly in center city, which particularly after the normal business hours are rather dark and uninviting," Councilman Bill Greenlee said as the hearing opened.