(a)   No person shall paint, print, paste, stencil, otherwise mark, place upon or affix to a building, fence, wall, vehicle, post, pole, tree, billboard, sidewalk or street, or other similar structure, whether public or private, without the consent of the owner, lessee or agent in charge, a word, letter, character figure, sentence or device, or a handbill, notice, advertisement, sign or poster.
   This section does not apply to the posting of a handbill or notice or public sale by a sheriff administrator, executor or licensed auctioneer, or a notice required by law to be posted, or to signs and posters authorized by the City Manager.
   (b)   Whoever violates this section is guilty of a minor misdemeanor.
(Ord. A-2296.  Passed 4-22-02.)