Appendix C: Signs
 
Appendix C: Signs
Planned Development District Sign Regulations - Gateway
Primary Use
Maximum Total Size of All Signs (Square Feet)
Type of Sign
Monument Sign 12, 10
Pole Mounted Sign12
Wall, Canopy or Awning
Maximums
Maximums
Maximums
Setback1
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
Change sign
Setbac k1
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
Change sign
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
Change sign
General business (one business on one site)
150-3002
53
14
60
8
40%
203
14
50
14
50%
Not limited
1.5 5, 16
Not limited14
No
Commercial complex (40,000+ sqft)
Not limited11
53
14
80
8
No
203
14
200
14
25%
Not limited
1.5 5, 16
Not limited14
No
Small commercial complex (12,000-40,000 sqft)
Not limited11
53
14
60
6
No
203
14
75
18
25%
Not limited
1.5 5, 16
Not limited14
No
Theater
150-300
53
14
60
8
50%
203
14
50
18
75%
Not limited
1.55
Not limited14
100%
School, church, mortuary, child care center
60
53
14
24
5
40%
No
No
No
No
No
18
24
Not limited14
No
Residential development
60
53
14
24
5
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No = Not allowed  N/A = Not applicable
 
 
Planned Development District Sign Regulations - Gateway (Cont’d)
Primary Use
Maximum Total Size of All Signs (Square Feet)
Type of Sign
Shingle Sign
Directional Sign 12, 15
Menu Board12
Maximums
Maximums
Maximums
Setback1
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
General Business (one business on one site)
150-3002
103
26
4
77
Not limited
3
3
29
3015
6
Commercial complex (40,000+ sqft)
Not limited11
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Small commercial complex (12,000-40,000 sqft)
Not limited11
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Theater
150-300
No
No
No
No
No
3
3
No
No
No
School, church, mortuary, child care center
60
No
No
No
No
Not
limited
3
3
No
No
No
Residential development
60
No
No
No
No
Not
limited
3
3
No
No
No
No = Not allowed  N/A = Not applicable
1. From the property line, with the exception of directional and applicable temporary signs.
2. If a business has more than 50 feet of street frontage, the total area of all signs on-site may be increased one square foot beyond the 150 square foot maximum for each foot of street frontage exceeding 50 feet - but the total area shall not exceed 300 feet.
3. 30 feet from a Residential Zoning District.
4. One monument or pole sign per street frontage except a second monument or pole sign is permitted for a lot with street frontage greater than 200 feet. The second sign must be at least 100 feet from the first.
5. 1.5 square feet of sign area for each building front foot on the wall on which the sign is placed.
6. One perpendicular and one parallel shingle sign is permitted for each business front and shall be adjacent to the business that it identifies. A shingle sign shall be suspended from a roof overhang or covered walkway. No part of a shingle or suspended sign shall extend beyond the edge of the overhang.
7. The minimum distance between the bottom of the shingle sign and the nearest grade or sidewalk.
8. One wall sign allowed for each building.
9. Two freestanding or wall mounted menu boards for each drive-through restaurant, located not less than 45 feet from the street property line.
10. One sign with a maximum area of 24 square feet is permitted at each driveway.
11. The sign shall not be counted in the total sign area allowed for individual business.
12. Signs may be illuminated. Source of illumination must not be visible.
13. A wall sign is permitted on a roof surface if the roof surface is within 25 degrees of vertical.
14. Top of wall sign cannot exceed height of prevailing roof line, or not to exceed building height allowed by this zoning code, whichever is less.
15. This sign shall not be counted in the total sign area of this site.
16. Gas stations: 15% of the aggregate area of each side of the canopy face.
 
(Ord. 648-18, passed 11-28-2018)
 
Planned Development District Sign Regulations - Non-Gateway
Primary Use
Maximum Total Size of All Signs (Square Feet)
Type of Sign
Monument Sign 12, 10
Pole Mounted Sign12
Wall, Canopy or Awning
Maximums
Maximums
Maximums
Setback1
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
Change Sign
Setback1
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
Change Sign
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
Change Sign
General business (one business on one site)
150-3002
53
14
40
5
25%
203
14
50
14
50%
Not limited
103
26
4
Commercial complex (40,000+ sqft)
Not limited11
53
14
60
5
No
203
14
200
14
25%
Not limited
No
No
No
Small commercial complex (12,000-40,000 sqft)
Not limited11
53
14
60
5
No
203
14
75
14
25%
Not limited11
No
No
No
Theater
150-300
53
14
60
5
75%
203
14
50
14
75%
150-300
No
No
No
School, church, mortuary, child care center
60
53
14
24
5
40%
No
No
No
No
No
School, church, mortuary, child care center
60
No
No
Residential development
60
53
110
24
5
No
No
No
No
No
No
Residential development
60
No
No
 
 
Planned Development District Sign Regulations - Non-Gateway (Cont’d)
Primary Use
Maximum Total Size of All Signs (Square Feet)
Type of Sign
Shingle Sign
Directional Sign12, 15
Menu Board12
Maximums
Maximums
Maximums
Setback1
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
# of Signs
Size sqft
Height (feet)
General business (one business on one site)
150-3002
103
26
4
77
Not limited
3
3
29
3015
6
Commercial complex (40,000+ sqft)
Not limited11
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Small commercial complex (12,000 to 40,000 sqft)
Not limited11
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Theater
150-300
No
No
No
No
No
3
3
29
3015
6
School, church, mortuary, child care center
60
No
No
No
No
Not limited
3
3
No
No
No
Residential development
60
No
No
No
No
Not limited
3
3
No
No
No
No = Not allowed  N/A = Not applicable
1. From the property line, with the exception of directional and applicable temporary signs.
2. If a business has more than 50 feet of street frontage, the total area of all signs on-site may be increased one square foot beyond the 150 square foot maximum for each foot of street frontage exceeding 50 feet, but the total area shall not exceed 300 feet.
3. 30 feet from a residential zoning district.
4. One monument or pole sign per street frontage, except a second monument or pole sign is permitted for a lot with street frontage greater than 200 feet. The second sign must be at least 100 feet from the first.
5. 1.5 square feet of sign area for each building front foot on the wall on which the sign is placed.
6. One perpendicular and one parallel shingle sign is permitted for each business front and shall be adjacent to the business that it identifies. A shingle sign shall be suspended from a roof overhang or covered walkway. No part of a shingle or suspended sign shall extend beyond the edge of the overhang.
7. The minimum distance between the bottom of the shingle sign and the nearest grade or sidewalk.
8. One wall sign allowed for each building.
9. Two freestanding or wall mounted menu boards for each drive-through restaurant, located not less than 45 feet from the street property line.
10. One sign with a maximum area of 24 square feet is permitted at each driveway.
11. The sign shall not be counted in the total sign area allowed for individual business.
12. Signs may be illuminated. Source of illumination must not be visible.
13. A wall sign is permitted on a roof surface if the roof surface is within 25 degrees of vertical.
14. Top of wall sign cannot exceed height of prevailing roof line, or not to exceed building height allowed by this zoning code, whichever is less.
15. This sign shall not be counted in the total sign area of this site.
16. Gas stations: 15% of the aggregate area of each side of the canopy face.
 
(Ord. 648-18, passed 11-28-2018)