gsp6 morning_wake tower westward

ORDINANCE NO. 318 (20-21) AS AMENDED

An Ordinance to amend Section 1123.07 of the Codified Ordinances of the City of Marietta, Ohio, and declaring an EMERGENCY.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MARIETTA, OHIO:

Section 1: That Section 1123.07 of the Codified Ordinances of the City of Marietta, Ohio, shall be and is hereby amended to read as follows:
Section 1123.07 SIGNS
(a) In the “C-4” Downtown Commercial District, no person, firm, or corporation shall erect, place or maintain any sign that projects as right angles from the building to which it is attached, nor extend more than two (2) feet in any direction from the building to which it is attached, nor that extends or projects over any street, sidewalk, or other public way in the “C-4” District without first obtaining a building permit from the Southeast Ohio Building Department and a zoning permit from the City of Marietta, Ohio. Said zoning permit shall be issued only if the building to which the sign is to be attached has a preexisting marquee as currently defined in Section 905.06 of the Codified Ordinances in the City of Marietta, Ohio with the proposed signage being attached above the marquee having a vertical, historically relevant design element.
(b) That preexisting marquees as currently defined in Section 905.06 of the Codified Ordinances in the City of Marietta, Ohio may be internally and externally illuminated and may display or advertise the name of the business, address of the business, business greeting, and current activities of that business address.

(c) That signs with a vertical, historical design element installed or attached and located above the preexisting marquee must be internally illuminated.

(d) All internally illuminated portions of the signs with a vertical, historical design element, of any, must be constructed so as to allow the reduction of the brightness/luminosity level to 25% of the maximum brightness of the sign.

Section 2: That existing Section 1123.07 of the Codified Ordinances of the City of Marietta, Ohio, shall be and is hereby repealed.

Section 3: That this Ordinance shall be and is hereby declared to be an EMERGENCY measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health and safety of the City of Marietta, Ohio, and for the further reason that this change needs to be in effect prior to December 31st, 2021; WHEREFORE, this Ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and immediately after its passage and approval by the Mayor.
ORDINANCE NO. 318 (20-21) AS AMENDED
PAGE TWO

Introduced by the Planning, Zoning, and Annexation Committee and the Streets and Transportation Committee, Geoff Schenkel, Chairman and Susan Boyer, Chairwoman.

 

___________________________________
Geoff Schenkel, Chairman


___________________________________
Susan Boyer, Chairwoman

___________________________________ _____________________________
Recommended/Not Recommended Chairman, Planning Commission

 

Passed this ______ day of _______________, 2021.

___________________________________
President of Council

 


 

ORDINANCE NO. 319 (20-21) AS AMENDED

An Ordinance to amend Section 1313.06 of the Codified Ordinances of the City of Marietta, Ohio, and declaring an EMERGENCY.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MARIETTA, OHIO:

Section 1: That Section 1313.06 of the Codified Ordinances of the City of Marietta, Ohio, shall be and is hereby amended to read as follows:
Section 1313.06 SIGNS AND C-4 DOWNTOWN COMMERCIAL DISTRICT.
(a) In the “C-4” Downtown Commercial District, no person, firm, or corporation shall erect, place or maintain any sign that projects as right angles from the building to which it is attached, nor extend more than two (2) feet in any direction from the building to which it is attached, nor that extends or projects over any street, sidewalk, or other public way in the “C-4” District without first obtaining a building permit from the Southeast Ohio Building Department and a zoning permit from the City of Marietta, Ohio. Said zoning permit shall be issued only if the building to which the sign is to be attached has a preexisting marquee as currently defined in Section 905.06 of the Codified Ordinances in the City of Marietta, Ohio with the proposed signage being attached above the marquee having a vertical, historically relevant design element.
(b) That preexisting marquees as currently defined in Section 905.06 of the Codified Ordinances in the City of Marietta, Ohio may be internally and externally illuminated and may display or advertise the name of the business, address of the business, business greeting, and current activities of that business address.

(c) That signs with a vertical, historical design element installed or attached and located above the preexisting marquee must be internally illuminated.

(a) All internally illuminated portions of the signs with a vertical, historical design element, of any, must be constructed so as to allow the reduction of the brightness/luminosity level to 25% of the maximum brightness of the sign.

(b) Whoever violated any provision of this section or takes part or assists in any such violation or maintains any premises upon which any such violation exists shall be guilty of a minor misdemeanor, punishable by a fine not to exceed one hundred fifty dollars ($150.00). Whenever such person shall have been notified in writing by the City Engineer that he is in violation of any provision of this section then each day thereafter that he shall continue such violation shall constitute a separate offense punishable by a fine not to exceed one hundred fifty dollars ($150.00)

 

 

ORDINANCE NO. 319 (20-21) AS AMENDED
PAGE TWO

Section 2: That existing Section 1313.06 of the Codified Ordinances of the City of Marietta, Ohio, shall be and is hereby repealed.

Section 3: That this Ordinance shall be and is hereby declared to be an EMERGENCY measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health and safety of the City of Marietta, Ohio, and for the further reason that this change needs to be in effect prior to December 31st, 2021; WHEREFORE, this Ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and immediately after its passage and approval by the Mayor.

Introduced by the Planning, Zoning, and Annexation Committee and the Streets and Transportation Committee, Geoff Schenkel, Chairman and Susan Boyer, Chairwoman.

 

___________________________________
Geoff Schenkel, Chairman


___________________________________
Susan Boyer, Chairwoman

___________________________________ _____________________________
Recommended/Not Recommended Chairman, Planning Commission

 

Passed this ______ day of _______________, 2021.


___________________________________
President of Council
ATTEST:

_________________________________
Clerk of Council

Approved this ____ day of _______________, 2021.

________________________________
Mayor

 

ORDINANCE NO. 319 (20-21) AS AMENDED
PAGE THREE

First Reading ___________________

Second Reading _________________

Third Reading ___________________

newcontact
newdirectory
Mayor's Greeting
History of Marietta
Recreational Activities
Walking and Biking Trails
Marietta Aquatic Center
Consumer Confidence Report
Permits
Documents & Forms
Register for Alerts GovDeals.com
fhb4 Tip Hotline
MB Covid  MAC