ORDINANCE NO. 4097
<br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF ANAHEIM REPEALING
<br />SECTION 4.04.130 OF CHAPTER 4.04, TITLE 4 OF
<br />THE ANAHEIM MUNICIPAL CODE AND ADDING A NEW
<br />SECTION 4.04.130 IN ITS PLACE AND STEAD
<br />RELATING TO THE PROHIBITION OF AFFIXING SIGNS
<br />ON PUBLIC PROPERTY AND UTILITY POLES.
<br />THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ANAHEIM DOES ORDAIN
<br />AS FOLLOWS:
<br />SECTION 1.
<br />That Title 4, Chapter 4.04 of the Anaheim Municipal
<br />Code be amended by repealing Section 4.04.130 and adding thereto
<br />a new Section 4.04.130 to read as follows:
<br />"4.04.130 PROHIBITION OF SIGNS ON PUBLIC PROPERTY AND
<br />PRIVATE UTILITY PROPERTY
<br />(a) The term "sign" as used in this section shall
<br />include any card, banner, handbill, sign, poster, printing, writing,
<br />drawing, painting, decoration, pictorial representation or adver-
<br />tising or publicity or notice of any kind.
<br />(b) It shall be unlawful for any person, firm,
<br />corporation, committee or organization, except a public officer or
<br />employee in the performance of a public duty or unless required by
<br />ordinance of the City of -Anaheim or the laws of the State or of
<br />the United States, to place or cause to be placed, any sign on or
<br />within any public street, highway, or sidewalk right of way in the
<br />City of Anaheim, or to affix any sign to any curb, telephone pole,
<br />utility pole, lamp post, traffic or parking control device, hydrant,
<br />bridge, tree, bus shelter, or other objects legally permitted within
<br />said public street, highway, or sidewalk right of way, or on or over
<br />other property owned or controlled by the City of Anaheim, except
<br />that street, traffic and parking, bus stop, hospital, bus shelter
<br />signs authorized by the City, or other duly authorized official
<br />City, County, or State signs may be placed or affixed on such
<br />public rights of way.
<br />(c) The provisions of this section shall not apply
<br />to signs placed or maintained upon, or in front of, or attached
<br />to, or above any building or premises, either wholly within the
<br />�-. property lines or projecting beyond the property line over the
<br />public sidewalk, regulated by the provisions of Title 18, Chapter
<br />18.05 of the Anaheim Municipal Code.
<br />(d) Any sign affixed to any property in violation
<br />of the provisions of this section is hereby declared to be and is
<br />a public nuisance.