Type 2 Signs

Signs in this category are typically referred to as “banners” that are typically associated with (but not limited to) the announcement of community, sporting and similar special events. For examples of Type 2 Temporary Freestanding Signs, see Figure 12-4.

1.   Where Permitted

Type 2 signs are permitted only on parcels or groups of adjacent parcels under common ownership which contain either:

a.    A multi-family use with twenty-four (24) or more dwelling units;

b.    A use in the Group Living use group;

c.    A use in the Public and Civic use category; or

d.    A use in the Outdoor Recreation use group.

Type 2 signs may also be displayed, subject to the limitations herein, on any parcel of land owned by a non-profit corporation organized under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

2.   Permitted Size

The maximum sign display area is limited to eighteen (18) square feet (per side if dual sided).

3.   Permitted Height

The maximum height of the sign, including any supporting posts or stakes, is limited to four (4) feet above the adjacent grade.

4.   Number Permitted

One (1) Type 2 Freestanding Temporary Sign may be displayed on a parcel or group of adjacent parcels under common ownership or tenancy.

5.   Sign Material Standard

The display area (sign face) shall be composed of flexible material.

6.   Mounting Standard

Signs may only be mounted and supported by posts or stakes.

7.   Number of Sides

The display area may be either single or dual sided, but shall not consist of more than one (1) distinct component.

8.   Permitted Duration of Display

Type 2 signs are permitted to be displayed for a maximum period of fourteen (14) calendar days.  A maximum of six (6) separate displays are permitted during each calendar year with a minimum of ten (10) days of separation between displays.