(a)   General Requirements. Signs shall be illuminated only by a steady, stationary, shielded electric light source directed solely at the sign and obscured from public view. All electrical devices and wiring shall be installed in accordance with the requirements of the Michigan Electrical Code, as adopted in Chapter 1428 .
   (b)   Non-Glare Shielded Lighting. Use of glaring undiffused lights or bulbs shall be prohibited. Lights shall be shaded so as not to project onto adjoining properties or thoroughfares.
   (c)   Traffic Hazards. Sign illumination that could distract motorists or otherwise create a traffic hazard shall be prohibited.
   (d)   Internal Illumination. Internal illumination of any sign is prohibited.
   (e)   Neon. No neon is permitted; including reverse channel set neon where the neon tubing is hidden is permitted.
(Ord. 2008-06.  Passed 7-14-18; Ord. 2012-08.  passed 12-10-12; Ord. 2019-01.  Passed 1-14-19.)