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(A) General. Except as provided in this subchapter, signs and outdoor advertising structures, where permitted, shall be set back from the established right-of-way line of any street or highway at least as far as the required front yard depth for a principal use in such district, except for the modifications in this section and § 154.312.
(B) Increased setbacks. For every square foot by which each sign or outdoor advertising structure exceeds 50 square feet, the setback shall be increased by one-half foot but not exceed 100 feet.
(C) Setbacks at intersections of highways. At the intersection of a state, federal, or major local highway with a major or collector street, the setback of any sign or outdoor advertising structure shall not be less than 50 feet from the established right-of-way of each highway or street.
(D) Setbacks for public and quasi-public signs. Real estate signs and bulletin boards for a church, school, or any other public or quasi-public, religious, or educational institution may be erected not less than ten feet from the established right-of-way line of any street or highway; provided such sign or bulletin board does not obstruct traffic visibility at street or highway intersections.
(Ord. 420, passed 3-4-1981) Penalty, see § 154.999