Information pertaining to Residential and Non-Residential Signs can be found in Chapter 1163 of the Planning and Zoning code. Chapter 1163 also includes the requirements for permanent and temporary signs.
A few points to call attention to include:
- A Temporary Sign shall mean a sign that is designed to be used only temporarily and is not intended to be permanently attached to a building, a structure or permanently installed in the ground;
- There shall be no more than one temporary or banner signs each not more than 30 square feet; and each sign shall have a maximum height of six feet above grade;
- Each sign shall not be less than 15 feet from a road right-of-way except the Commission may permit signs less than 15 feet from a road right-of-way in CH-I and CH-II districts;
- Signs shall be permitted for a maximum of 60 days each calendar year;
- Temporary signs that are created in order to announce a specific event shall be removed within seven days after the close of such event;
- All temporary ground signs and banner signs except ideological signs shall be registered and de-registered with the Planning and Zoning Department,
- There are no fees associated with registering/de-registering temporary signs; and
- To register/de-register a temporary sign, complete a Temporary Sign application found in Helpful Documents.
Placement of temporary signs:
- Approval from the property owner is required prior erecting your temporary signs;
- Temporary signs are not permitted in the Village right-of-way;
- Temporary signs are not permitted on Village owned property; and
- Temporary signs shall not be erected prior to receiving registration approval.