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This chapter shall be consistent with the Highway Advertising Control Act of 1971, ILCS Ch. 225, Act 440 and the regulations adopted to interpret that Act, see 93 State Administrative Code, Part 522. The terms and definitions of that Act, the accompanying regulations and the Illinois Motor Vehicle Code, ILCS Ch. 625, Act 5, § 1-101, shall guide the interpretation of this code. For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
ACT. The Highway Advertising Control Act of 1971, ILCS Ch. 225, Act 440, §§ 1 et seq.
BILLBOARD. Any signboard or similar structure, the sole or primary purpose of which is to be used for the display of advertisements or notices. Each single display side of a multi-sided signboard shall be considered as a separate BILLBOARD. For the purpose of this chapter, a SIGN is included within the definition of BILLBOARD.
(Ord. 06-05, passed 2-21-2006)