Missouri Amendment A (2000)

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Missouri Amendment A, also known as the Prohibit construction of new outdoor advertising on highways Act, was on the November 7, 2000 election ballot in Missouri. It was defeated, with 48.9% of voters in favor.

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Initiative Statute

Amends statutes to prohibit the construction of most new outdoor advertising and to further restrict existing outdoor advertising along all National Highway System highways in Missouri. Increases the authority of any city, county or local zoning authority to regulate outdoor advertising. Prohibits the removal of trees and vegetation located on public rights of way except for purposes of improving aesthetic or environmental value or of eliminating safety hazards.

The estimated fiscal impact of this proposed measure is unknown.

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