(a)   It shall be unlawful for any person to erect any sign or other advertising structure without first obtaining an erection permit from the Building Inspector.
   (b)   An application for a permit to erect, place, illuminate or alter a sign shall be made by the owner or lessee of the property for which the sign is proposed. Such application shall be submitted on forms furnished by the City. The fee for a sign permit shall be established by separate ordinance.
   (c)   No permit is required for repair, repainting, or other maintenance that does not alter a sign.
(Ord. 2001-49. Passed 12-10-01.)