Oregon Statutes - Chapter 377 - Highway Beautification; Motorist Information Signs - Section 377.750 - Spacing between signs.

(1) For the purpose of applying the spacing provided by subsection (2) of this section:

(a) Distances shall be measured lineally along the highway and parallel to the center line of the highway.

(b) A back-to-back sign, double-faced sign, V-type sign or tri-vision sign shall be considered one sign.

(c) Distance from an interchange shall be measured from a point departing from or entering onto the main traveled way.

(2) Except as provided in subsection (3) of this section, minimum spacing between outdoor advertising signs shall be:


Minimum spaceMinimum

between signs onspace from

Type of highwaysame side ofinterchange

where erectedhighway (in feet)(in feet)

Interstate Highway

Inside cities500None

Outside cities2,000500


Inside cities500None

Outside cities1,000500

Other state highway

Inside cities100None

Outside cities500None


(3) A nonconforming outdoor advertising sign in existence on May 30, 2007, may continue to deviate from the spacing limitations established in this section until the sign is reconstructed or relocated, at which time the sign shall comply with the spacing limitations established in this section. [1971 c.770 §21; 1973 c.790 §8; 1997 c.249 §120; 1999 c.877 §9; 2007 c.199 §12]

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