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PUBLIC NOTICE – A By-law to Regulate Signage within the Town of Sussex, By-law #1010-21

PUBLIC NOTICE

Sections 15 and 70 of the Local Governance Act state that a Municipality may, rather than reading a by-law in its entirety, give public notice and read a by-law summary prior to enactment.

The Town of Sussex intends to read a summary of the proposed By-law to Regulate Signage within the Town of Sussex, By-law #1010-21 instead of reading the by-law in its entirety. The purpose of this by-law is to promote the effective use of signs as a means of communication to allow commercial business to clearly identify their places of business.

The proposed by-law may be examined at the office of the Clerk between 9:00am and 5:00pm, Monday through Friday at the Town Office, located at 524 Main Street, Sussex NB.


Tara Olesen
Town Clerk

Summary of A By-law to Regulate Signage within the Town of Sussex, By-law #1010-21

  1. The by-law is titled A By-law to Regulate Signage within the Town of Sussex
  2. The purpose of this by-law is to promote the effective use of signs as a means of communication to allow commercial business to clearly identify their places of business.
  3. The sections of the by-law are:
  1. TITLE
  2. PURPOSE
  3. DEFINITIONS
  4. ADMINISTRATION:
  5. APPLICATION EXEMPTIONS
  6. APPLICATION FOR A SIGN PERMIT
  7. REFUSAL OF A SIGN PERMIT
  8. REVOCATION OF A SIGN PERMIT
  9. APPLICATION TO PLANNING ADVISORY COMMITTEE
  10. PROHIBITIONS
  11. REPAIR AND REMOVAL
  12. GENERAL DESIGN STANDARDS
  13. NUMBER OF SIGNS PERMITTED PER BUSINESS AND PROPERTY
  14. NUMBER OF FREESTANDING SIGNS PERMITTED
  15. STANDARDS FOR PERMITTED SIGNS:
  16. ENFORCEMENT
  17. FEES AND CHARGES
  18. PENALTIES
  19. PLURAL OR FEMININE TERMS
  20. VALIDITY