City of Deer River Municipal Ordinances

In the event of the failure of the owner or person, company or corporation having control of any sign, or the owner of the ground on which the sign is located, to remove or repair said sign within 60 days after the use is terminated, a notice shall be given and the sign may be removed by the city at the expense of the owner or manager of the sign, or the owner of the ground upon which the sign stands.

13.206. Violations.

Violation of this section is a misdemeanor.  Each day that the violation continues is a separate offense.

SECTION III – GENERAL PROVISIONS

13.301. Size.

No sign shall exceed 200 square feet in area.

13.302. Regulations.

Subd. 1.  General.  Except as hereinafter provided, no signs shall be erected or maintained at any angle to a building or structure which sign extends or projects over the sidewalk, street or highway.  No sign which is erected or maintained flat against any building or structure shall extend or project more than fifteen inches over the sidewalk, street or highway.

Subd. 2.  Exceptions.  The provisions of this subsection do not prohibit:

a. the erection and maintenance of signs, either illuminated or unilluminated, which are on the sides of a marquee which is firmly attached to and a part of a theatre or other building, providing such signs are an integral part of the marquee and do not project above or below the marquee; or
b. the erection and maintenance of signs, not illuminated, which are attached to the marquee and which do not project more than 16 inches above the marquee.

13.303. Below marquee.

No sign, either illuminated or non-illuminated, may project below a marquee.

13.304. Electrical signs.

Electrical signs must be installed in accordance with the current electrical code and a

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