Sec. 5-8.04.  Unlawful advertising and defacing.
   (a)    It shall be unlawful for any person to place or maintain any sign, billboard, or advertisement in, over, or on any public street in the City.
   (b)   It shall be unlawful for any person to paint or attach any sign or advertisement to or upon any property belonging to the City or to or upon any tree, tunnel, rock, or other structure situated in any public street or right-of-way in the City.
   (c)   It shall be unlawful for any person to damage or deface any property belonging to the City or any tree, tunnel, rock, or other structure situated in any public street or right-of-way in the City.
   (d)   It shall be unlawful for any person to damage or deface any tree, tunnel, rock, or other structure situated on private property adjacent to, and visible from, any public street in the City without the permission of the owner of the property.
   (e)   Any sign, billboard, advertisement, defacement, or damage existing in violation of the provisions of this section is hereby declared a public nuisance, and the City Engineer and Code Enforcement Officers may immediately remove or repair it.
   (f)   The provisions of this section shall not apply where they would conflict with any State law, any zoning regulation of the City, or any permit issued pursuant to such statute or zoning regulation.
(§ 7153, T.O.O.C., as amended by § 13, Ord. 907-NS, eff. February 11, 1986)