Commission tables downtown billboard

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A plan for a proposed billboard on the wall of a downtown building is on hold.

The Wapakoneta Planning Commission tabled a request from Randy LaMarr to place a billboard on the east wall of 1 W. Auglaize St.

Commissioner Chad Scott noted the subject deserves the attention of the entire board. Only three members of the commission were present at Monday's meeting.

LaMarr said the sign would be an 8-feet by 20-feet flat panel that would not protrude beyond the sills of the windows and would be positioned below the window ledges of the second floor of the building.

LaMarr said the sign would advertise his law practice in S. Marys.

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