It shall be unlawful to display, erect, relocate, rebuild, reconstruct or alter any sign without first filing with the city an application for obtaining a sign permit.
   (A)   The application for a sign permit shall be made by the owner or tenant of the property on which the sign is to be located, or the authorized agent, or a sign contractor. Such applications shall be made in writing on forms furnished by the city and shall be signed by the applicant.
   (B)   The Planning Director or his or her duly authorized representative shall, within ten working days of the date of the application being fully and completely filed with all required data, either approve or deny the application or refer the application back to the applicant in any instance where insufficient information may be evident.
(Ord. 2016-07A, passed 8-9-2016)  Penalty, see § 153.999