All signs must be placed on private
property. Off-site advertising is
not allowed in the Village
Style of Signs
Freestanding sign. A sign
which is attached to or part of a
structure. The supporting structure
shall be placed on or below the
ground surface and not attached to
any building or any other structure,
whether portable or stationary.
Marquee (bracket) sign. A
sign attached to a marquee, canopy
or projection extending from and
supported by a building. An awning
is a marquee sign if it has a sign
affixed to it.
Portable temporary sign. A
single or double surface painted or
poster panel type sign, or some
variation thereof, which is
temporary in nature, easily movable
and not permanently attached to the
ground. May be applied for once a
year for a 35 day period.
Real estate sign. A temporary
sign placed upon property for the
purpose of advertising to the public
the sale or lease of such property.
Roof sign. Any sign wholly
erected to, constructed or
maintained on the roof structure of
Wall sign. Any sign that
shall be affixed parallel to the
wall or painted on the wall of any
building; provided, however, that
such wall sign shall not project
above the top of the wall or beyond
the end of the building. For the
purpose of this division, any sign
display surface that is affixed flat
against the sloping surface of a
mansard roof shall be considered a
Sandwich board sign. A
freestanding temporary sign with
only two visible sides that are
situated adjacent to a business,
locate in the central business
district, typically on a sidewalk,
that contains commercial speech.
All applications must be accompanied
with the following documentation:
|Site plan sketch showing sign location, location of building(s)
and other structures, location of
property lines and other signs on
the building or property.
|Elevation drawings of the proposed sign
|Text of the proposed sign(s)
|Plans indicating the scope and structural detail of the
work to be done, including details of all connections, guy lines,
supports and footings, and materials to be used, if any.
Sign Application fee is $ 25
(Inspections of footings may need to
occur for new permanent signs.
Inspection costs will be added to
the application fee).
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