§ 153.205  PURPOSE.
   The purpose of this article is to regulate signs designed to be visible to the public in a manner which does not restrict the content thereof while:
   (A)   Recognizing the mass communications needs of both businesses and other parties;
   (B)   Protecting property values and neighborhood character;
   (C)   Creating a more attractive business climate;
   (D)   Promoting pedestrian and traffic safety by reducing sign distractions, obstructions and other hazards;
   (E)   Promoting pleasing community environmental aesthetics; and
   (F)   Discouraging visual competition among businesses.
(Prior Code, § 5.100)  (Ord. 789, passed 3-19-2018)