10/27/2017: The Village Board Agenda for November 2, 2017 is posted. Item "V" under "Other Matters" titled Lamar Companies Lease Agreements (Petitioner Requests to Withdraw), will only include the Village Board's action in approving Lamar's request to withdraw their request to install billboard signs. This item is on the agenda in order that the Village Board can formally accept their withdrawal.
10/4/2017: The Village has been informed that Lamar Companies that they are withdrawing their request for both the zoning actions and draft sign leases for the proposed billboards. At the November 2 Village Board meeting, the Board will close this matter by formally accepting their withdrawal.
Lamar Companies, an outdoor advertising company, was seeking approvals from the Village for up to two off-premise interstate signs (i.e., billboards) to be located along Interstate 355 on land owned by the Village of Lombard. Lamar was seeking permission and approvals for two signs on the south side of Glen Oak Road/Hill Avenue where Glenbard Wastewater Authority (GWA) has an operating treatment plant. Petitioner is withdrawing their request for approval.
Below is information related to the proposed signs.