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(A) Demonstrations on or near highway. It shall be unlawful for any person in or upon any sidewalk, or in or upon any premises abutting thereon, to make any speech or harangue, or to demonstrate, sell, or offer for sale goods, wares, or merchandise, or to display any sign, device, information, or exhibition, in consequence of which there is caused or created such a gathering of persons on the sidewalk as to interfere with pedestrian traffic thereon.
(Ord. 1901-1954, passed 1-21-54)
(B) Display of items for sale near street right-of-way.
(1) No person, firm, or corporation shall display any vehicle regulated by the Ohio Motor Vehicles Law, or any other item of merchandise or produce for sale along the streets or highways within the municipality, nearer than 50 feet to the right-of-way line of the street or highway. No model or sample from which the sale of other vehicles or merchandise are to be made shall be so displayed.
(2) Notwithstanding the provisions of division (A), this section shall not be construed to prohibit the display or sale of merchandise for sale within the limits above mentioned where a building or structure is presently erected or is authorized to be erected under the zoning and building laws of the municipality, and the display for sale is no closer to the right-of-way than the front building line of the building.
('91 Code § 96.02) Penalty, see § 95.99