ORDINANCE NO. 9-95
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 1189.04 (i),1189.05 (c),AND 1189.06 (m)
OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF GRANVILLE, OHIO ESTABLISHING SIGN
NOW,THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF GRANVILLE, OHIO, that:
Section 1189.04 (j)of the Codified Ordinances of Granville, Ohio, is hereby amended to
read as follows:
i) Temporary window sign(s)in businesses providing the Chief of Police does not find
that undue problems are created in assuring adequate protection to the premises. In this
context, t"emporary"shall mean a maximum of ninety 9( 0)days per sign per year. Such
temporary window signs shall be limited to fifteen (15)percent of total building window
area, or eight (8)square feet total for all window signs, whichever is smaller, and shall
be located so as not to impede visual observation through the window.
Section 1189.05 (c)of the Codified Ordinances Of Granville, Ohio, is hereby amended
to read as follows:
c) Balloons, bench advertising signs, billboards, inflatable signs, pennants,
portable signs (except sandwich boards),spinners, streamers, changeable message
signs (exceeding ten (10)square feet in sign area), flashing or animated signs, or signs
with a source of illumination that flashes, blinks or fluctuates, temporary signs using
illumination derived from noble gases from Group Vill of the Periodic Table, signs using
laser illumination, signs attached to trees or any other natural feature, vehicles used
primarily as signs, and permanent banner signs are prohibited.
That Section 1189.06 of the Codified Ordinances of the Village of Granville, Ohio, be amended to add section (m):
m) Neon Signs. Signs using illumination derived from noble gases from Group VIll of
the Periodic Table (referred to herein as Neon Signs)may be permitted subject to the following restrictions:
1) Neon Signs may be located only inside windows of businesses in Business districts VBD, SBD, PCD, or CSD).
2) Neon Signs shall be restricted to first floor windows only.
3) Only one (1)Neon sign may be permitted per business.
4) Neon signs shall have a maximum area of four 4( )square feet, this area to be included in the total allowable sign area for the business and building.
This Ordinance shall take effect and be in full force upon the earliest date allowed by law.
LLYLL0.. 7 6/*0 Clerk of Council
I ) 1) 1
day of r.C,A/L./ 1995.
ORDINANCE NO. 9-95