The provisions of this chapter are to encourage the effective use of signs as a means of communication of a particular user or use on a property in the City. It is also intended to protect the public health, safety and welfare of the residents of the City by preventing traffic hazards and providing safer conditions for pedestrians. Finally, this chapter is designed to promote the economic development and aesthetic character of the City by regulating the construction, alteration, repair, maintenance, size, location and number of signs.
(Ord. 2002-29.  Passed 10-15-02.)