Ordinance 1296 - Unlawful Signage

1. Article 2 of Chapter XIII of the Code of the City of Girard, Kansas is hereby amended to add the following provisions:

Article 2. Streets

13·215. Unlawful Signage

  • (a)        Definition: For the purpose of this section, "sign'' means an outdoor sign, display, light, device, figure, painting, drawing, message, plaque, poster, or other thing designed, intended, or used to advertise and inform.
  • (b)        Sign Placement Prohibited: It is unlawful for any person, firm, or corporation to place or affix a sign upon any street sign, telephone, electric light, or power pole.
  • (c)         Penalty: Any person, firm, or corporation violating the provisions of this section shall upon conviction thereof by punished by a fine of no less than $100.

Effective Date: This ordinance shall take effect and be in force upon its publication in the official City newspaper.

Passed and approved by the governing body of Girard, Kansas, this 17th day of October, 2016.

Kurt Ziegler, Mayor

Attest: Debra J. Smith, City Clerk