2013-08-21

Middletown Puts Forward New Constraints on LED Signs

In line with recent reports, Township officials have proposed new restrictions on lightemitting diode (LED) signs, which they say can serve as dangerous distractions to local drivers. The Township Committee introduced an ordinance on Aug. 19 that would limit the size, brightness and operation of any sign that uses computer-generated messages, which officials say would likely become the norm in the coming years. “No one is putting up a regular sign anymore,” Committeeman Anthony Fiore said on Aug. 5. “Five years from now, everybody could have one. They ...
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2013-04-17

Military LED Signs Project for Fort Gordon Army Base

  ADvantage LED Signs spokesperson Richard James announced the completion of multiple Military LED Signs and installation at multiple gates for Ft. Gordon in Augusta, GA. The LED billboards will be used for advertising community events and special messages for the base and surrounding areas. The US ARMY's Fort Gordon installed three new ADvantage LED Signs. At approximately 8’ x 18’, in dazzling 10mm iPixel full color resolution, these billboards will increase communication and awareness to their Service Members. The L...
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2010-01-18

Vestal’s first proposed law of 2010 limits on LED signs

In Vestal, a part of New York's the Greater Binghamton area, the 2009 town board discussed the issue at length, creating a law that would put strict regulations on the use of LED signs. A public hearing on the proposed law will take place at the regularly scheduled town board meeting.Several area businesses have requested a variance to use LED signs. Only one -- Horizons Federal Credit Union at Campus Plaza -- has one. Tyrell Auto Sales, 2102 Vestal Parkway W., has requested authorization to install an electronic sign.
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2009-12-17

NTTA Installs LED-enhanced “Wrong Way” Signs

In a continued effort to advance responsible driving and address wrong-way driver prevention, the North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) installed six LED-enhanced “Wrong Way” signs Friday and Monday as part of a pilot project initiated by the NTTA’s Wrong-way Driver Task Force.
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2009-06-11

Signs Plus: LED Signs Becoming an Investment in Success

Outdoor LED signs are becoming increasingly popular because it is a targeted medium that speaks to your most important audience, the people who can drive onto your property and purchase something immediately. LED signs have become extremely popular for outdoor advertising. The Small Business Association reports that businesses that choose to install an electronic LED message typically see an increase in business of 15% to 150%.
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2009-05-25

Fargo City Commission Put Moratorium on LED Signs

In Fargo, North Dakota, U.S., the city commission voted 5-0 last week to put an immediate moratorium on LED signs on the premises of business properties. The sign moratorium was sought by the Hawthorne Neighborhood Association. The neighborhood group has been against plans by Steven Stremick of Select Financial to put a cube-shaped light-emitting-diode sign at the corner of 13th Avenue South and University Drive.
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Osram Opto Semiconductors is expanding its Oslon Black family for the infrared range with six new automotive IREDs. The 850 nm versions are intended for exterior applications such as night vision, pedestrian protection, pre-field recognition a... READ MORE

Lumileds introduced the LUXEON CZ Color Line, a product line optimized to deliver maximum punch. “The LUXEON CZ features up to 48% higher punch than any other undomed color LED,” said Jennifer Holland, Product Line Direct... READ MORE