Installation of signs require a sign permit from the Planning Department. Proposed signs are reviewed for compliance with Title 22 of the Municipal Code, Sign Regulations. There are requirements for size, number and location on a property.
A sign permit is also required for every change of copy. Please refer to the definition of a sign.
Sign Permit Application Submittal Instructions (PDF - 118 KB)
Sign Permit Application (PDF - 32.4 KB)
Sign Variance Application (PDF - 28.5 KB)
A variance from the requirements of the sign code requires approval from the Planning Commission. A variance may be requested for number of signs or placement of signs, but may not be granted for the total sign area allowed on a property.