American Tower’s Billboard Experiment Gets Reconsidered

InsideTowers May 14, 2019
Last week, the Woburn City Council voted unanimously to grant American Tower the withdrawal of zoning legislation that would have allowed the company to install two, 80-foot tall digital billboards along I-93, reported the Daily Times Chronicle.

The decision was granted for the proposed zoning change “without prejudice,” allowing American Tower to resubmit the request at a future date. Under the zoning amendment, American Tower had sought to legalize billboards within the IP2 and OP-93 districts, reported the Chronicle.  A company spokesperson told Inside Towers they had recently purchased some billboards and were in the early stages of their development and wanted to be sensitive to the opinions of the community.

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