Please keep the following rules in mind when displaying campaign materials:
Signs or posters cannot be placed on or above a Division of Highways right of way. Contact the West Virginia Division of Highways if you are uncertain.
Signs or posters near rights of way must comply with outdoor advertising statute in Chapter 17, Article 19, Section 1 of the West Virginia Code, and must also conform to any municipal ordinances regulating outdoor advertising.
Signs or posters cannot be placed on Division of Highways traffic control signs nor block such signs, and cannot obscure the view of any connecting road or intersection.
Signs or posters cannot be placed on elements in nature, such as rocks or trees.
Avoid placing materials on fence posts, utility poles, or other stationary objects on private property without consent of the property owners.
Political overhead banners cannot be erected over any county, state, or federal highway.
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If we may be of any further assistance, please don't hesitate to contact us: 304.558.6000 toll free 866.767.8683 email: Elections@wvsos.gov