Sign Permit

Freestanding (ground) Sign, Wall Sign, Temporary (Banner) Sign

Submit a completed Sign Permit Application along with a survey of the property and drawings of the sign. If Planning and Development staff has any comments, they will need to be addressed prior to approval. 

Once approved by the staff, the submitter will be notified that the permit is ready to be issued. Permits may be issued to the business owner, property owner, or sign contractor. If electrical work is needed as part of the sign installation, a state licensed electrical contractor must perform the work and the contractor’s information will be required as part of the application. Permit fees must be paid at the time of permit issuance. Please contact the department at [email protected] for fee requirements.

Temporary sign permits may be issued at the time of submittal. Permits may be issued to the business owner, property owner, or sign contractor. Permit fees must be paid at the time of permit issuance. Please contact the department at [email protected] for fee requirements. 

Submitted Plans

All submitted plans must be drawn to a standard scale and must be accurate. The application must include:

Ground Sign – Commercial, Industrial or Office (See Article 7 Section 702.3 of the Zoning Ordinance)

Attach all of the following:

  1. Scaled (Engineer or Architectural) site plan stamped by a registered civil engineer or land surveyor with street right(s) of way & improvements near proposed sign location
  2. Location of the sign clearly marked, setbacks dimensioned from the right-of-way, the edge of pavement and the street corner; gross building space area listed
  3. Scaled (Engineer or Architectural) and dimensioned fabrication drawing of ground sign including base
  4. Provide any additional details as required by the City’s building code.
 Wall Sign (See Article 7 Section 702.7 of the Zoning Ordinance)

Attach all of the following:

  1. Elevation drawing of the building, showing placement of any existing and proposed sign(s)
  2. Scaled (Engineer or Architectural) and dimensioned fabrication drawing of sign(s)
  3. Sign Attachment (Mounting) drawing with any additional details as required by the City’s building code.

 
Temporary Sign (See Article VII Section 702.6 of the Zoning Ordinance)

Attach all of the following:

  1. Description and/or sketch of sign; sketch of the area in which the sign is to be located
  2. Description sketch shall include dimensions and colors to be used on the sign
  3. Provide dates when the sign will be displayed and removed

For the 2021 Sign Permit Application, please visit Forms & Applications.