1187.06 SIGNS IN AGRICULTURAL; RESIDENTIAL ZONES.
   (a)   Agricultural and Single-Family Residential Districts.  The following signs only shall be allowed in the A-1, R-O, and R-1 zones and any other single family residential zones now existing or hereafter adopted:
(1)   Real estate signs.  One temporary unlighted single or double-faced, freestanding sign not more than six square feet in area pertaining only to the sale or lease of the property or premises upon which displayed.  The sign shall not be located closer than ten feet to any property line.  No building permit is required.
(2)   Trespassing; solicitation signs.  Signs not more than one square foot in area prohibiting trespassing or solicitation.  No building permit is required.
(3)   Civic signs.  Churches, libraries, cemeteries, funeral homes, clubs or lodges, shall be allowed freestanding, building or wall signs provided such signs shall not exceed twenty-four square feet in area.  Such signs shall not project above the top of a building face or wall and may be illuminated.
(4)   Bulletin board signs.  In addition to the signs allowed in subsection (a)(3) hereof, churches, schools, athletic fields, libraries and cultural uses are permitted one bulletin board sign which shall not exceed twenty-four square feet in area and may be illuminated.
(5)   Business signs.  In the case of a produce stand, mineral extraction or kennel, one business sign, which may be lighted when in use per Section 1187.03(k) and shall not exceed fifty square feet.
(6)   Political signs.  As permitted in Section 1187.03(n).
(7)   Rooming house signs.  One single-faced window sign, no greater than three square feet describing a permitted rooming house or home occupation.  No building permit is required.
(8)   Construction signs.  One per lot not to exceed twenty square feet in aggregate area.
(9)   Subdivision signs.  As permitted in Section 1187.05(h) et seq.
(10)   Property improvement signs.  As permitted in Section 1187.05(i).
   (b)   Multi-Family Residential Districts.  The following signs only shall be allowed in the R-2, R-3 and R-4 zones and any other multi-family residential zones now existing or hereinafter adopted.
(1)   All signs permitted in subsection (a) hereof, except subsection (a)(5).
(2)   One nameplate sign attached to the building, not exceeding one square foot per dwelling unit and in no case exceeding fifty square feet, identifying only the name and address of an apartment or condominium project and the name of the developer or builder.  No building permit is required.
(3)   One unlighted retail or sale information sign per street frontage, attached to the building face on the basis of one square foot per unit, but not to exceed fifteen square feet of total sign area.  No building permit is required.
(Ord.  134-06.  Passed 11-13-06.)