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Notice of Rulemaking Hearing for Outdoor Advertising

November 4, 2020


November 4, 2020

1:00 pm


The Tennessee Department of Transportation will hold a public hearing on Outdoor Advertising rulemaking on November 4, 2020, at 1 pm central time, in the TDOT Region 3 Auditorium located at 6601 Centennial Boulevard, Nashville 37243. 

NOTICE: The time period for submitting written comments regarding the Department’s proposed rules for outdoor advertising has been extended for an additional 30 days.  The proposed rules are available at the links provided below.  Interested parties may submit written comments by mail to John Reinbold, General Counsel, Tennessee Department of Transportation, James K. Polk Building, 3rd Floor, 505 Deaderick Street, Nashville, TN 37243, or by email to  Please submit your written comments by or before Friday, December 4, 2020.

NOTICEBecause of the continuing need to observe social distancing guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic, the number allowed to attend the public hearing in person at this location will be limited to no more than twenty-five (25) persons.  In-person attendees will be required to pass a temperature check to obtain entry and all attendees will be required to wear a mask.  Because of these limitations on in-person attendance, the Department encourages interested persons to participate in this public hearing remotely via WebEx.  To join the meeting, please click on the link

Chapter 1680-11-01 Outdoor Advertising - Notice of Rulemaking Hearing  

Chapter 1680-11-01 Outdoor Advertising - Chapter as Amended    

Chapter 1680-11-01 Outdoor Advertising - Proposed Illustrations

Public Chapter No. 706 (2020) Control of Outdoor Advertising

U.S. Code Title 23, Section 131 - Highway Beautification Act