The following signs are prohibited:
   (A)   Any sign that has moving parts, animation, flashing lights, or changing colors except for electronic signs as regulated in § 155.136 (Electronic Signs and Changeable Copy);
   (B)   Signs with illumination that flash on or off or displays that change degrees in intensity;
   (C)   Signs visible from the sight lines along a street shall not contain content, coloring, or manner of illumination similar to traffic control signs;
   (D)   No sign shall be attached to or otherwise applied to trees, bus shelters, utility poles, benches, trash receptacles, newspaper vending machines or boxes, or any other unapproved supporting structures;
   (E)   Signs placed in the public right-of-way except as specifically permitted within this section;
   (F)   Tractor trailers displaying the business name or an advertisement, unless they are parked in an established off-street loading area or in an area not visible from the public right-of-way;
   (G)   Signs which are not securely affixed to the ground or otherwise affixed in a permanent manner to an approved supporting structure;
   (H)   Off-premises signs except as specifically permitted within this section;
   (I)   Roof signs and signs that extend above or beyond the building facade, except as otherwise specifically permitted in this chapter;
   (J)   Flags intended for advertising or commercial purposes;
   (K)   Signs emitting noise;
   (L)   Beacons and searchlights, except for emergency purposes; and
   (M)   Abandoned signs, obscene signs, and portable signs are declared to be a public nuisance and are prohibited.
(Ord. 2018-06, passed 7-9-2018, § 155.184)