<body> Public Ad Campaign: Clear Channel PR Blitz For L.A. Digital Billboards
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Monday, February 11, 2013

Clear Channel PR Blitz For L.A. Digital Billboards

Billboards displaying a key City Council member’s name and face. “Endorsements” from non-profit organizations. A poll purporting to show that the public wants digital signs. It’s all part of a big PR blitz by Clear Channel, which which has been lobbying hard for an ordinance allowing digital billboards even though an appeals court ruled in December that the permits issued for the company’s 84 digital signs should be revoked. More [HERE]


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