§ 8-6. Political signs.  

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  • (a) Political campaign signs shall be placed and removed in accordance with the provisions of the sign ordinance of the city. Political campaign signs shall be placed only on private property with the permission of the property owner, and no political campaign signs shall be placed on public property.

    (b) Pursuant to section 23-545.6(4), The unauthorized alteration, destruction, or removal of a political sign of a candidate or political committee, other than its removal by a code enforcement officer enforcing the city sign ordinance shall constitute an unfair campaign practice and a municipal ordinance violation punishable as provided in section 1-15 of this Code.

(Ord. No. 2003-15, § 1, 6-3-03; Ord. No. 2013-01, § 1, 2-5-13)