The Planning Department is seeking public feedback on a new Bill to update signage requirements in Pahrump Regional Planning District. The Bill will repeal and replace in its entirety Nye County Code 17.04.770
The Nye County Planning Department continues to seek public feed back for proposed changes to the sign ordinance in the Pahrump Regional Planning District. The bill will be heard by the Pahrump Regional Planning Commission in the next few months. The final approval would have to be before the Board of County Commissioners at a public hearing.
TITLE: A BILL PROPOSING TO REPEAL AND REPLACE IN ITS ENTIRETY NYE COUNTY CODE 17.04.770, THE SIGNAGE REQUIREMENTS WITHIN THE PAHRUMP REGIONAL PLANNING DISTRICT, PROVIDING FOR THE SEVERABILITY, CONSTITUTIONALITY AND EFFECTIVE DATE THEREOF; AND OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATED THERETO.
WHEREAS, pursuant to NRS 278.020, for the purpose of promoting the health, safety and the general welfare of the residents of Nye County, the Nye County Board of County Commissioners (Board) is authorized and empowered to regulate and restrict the improvement of land and to control the location and soundness of structures; and
WHEREAS, due to a preponderance of the natural and scenic beauty of the Pahrump Valley, the Board of County Commissioners has determined that illegal signs, abandoned and unmaintained signs result in economic harm to the County by creating visible clutter and promoting a negative aesthetic impact on the community; and
WHEREAS, the Board of County Commissioners has determined that the protection of the public health, safety and welfare through the regulation and prohibition of illegal signs, abandoned signs and unmaintained sign is in the best interest of the community.
NOW, THEREFORE, the Board of County Commissioners of the County of Nye, State of Nevada, does hereby adopt, promulgate and order compliance therewith within the Pahrump Regional Planning District, the following regulations: