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File #: 081236    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Placed On File
File created: 12/16/2008 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 6/16/2020
Effective date:    
Title: Substitute ordinance relating to mural regulations.
Sponsors: ALD. ZIELINSKI, James N. Witkowiak
Indexes: SIGNS
Attachments: 1. Proposed Substitute A, 2. Zoning Code Technical Committee Letter, 3. Zoning Code Technical Committee Meeting Minutes, 4. Recording of the Zoning Code Technical Committee Meeting, 5. Zoning Code Technical Committee Meeting - Exhibit 1, 6. Rational Basis for the Ordinance Revised 1/13/09, 7. Rational Basis for the Ordinance, 8. Memorandum Justifiying the Charge, 9. Opposed - Darlene Hagopian, 10. Opposed - Kate Schalles, 11. Opposed - Claudine Lienau, 12. Opposed - Jennifer Morales, 13. Opposed - Pacia Sallomi, 14. Opposed - Jullet Jaeger, 15. Opposed - Hannah Medrow, 16. Opposed - Hannah Medrow 2, 17. Opposed - Sura Faraj, 18. Opposed - Sura Faraj 2, 19. Opposed - Mike Chaltry and Diane Bartley, 20. Opposed - William Bunyan, 21. Opposed - James Jodie, 22. Opposed - Peter Golderg and Pegi Taylor, 23. Opposed - Susan Bietila, 24. Opposed - Larry Duetsch, 25. Comments From On Air Discussion on Radio Milwaukee 88.9, 26. Notice Published on 1-9-09 and 1-16-09
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6/9/20201 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR PLACING ON FILEPass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
1/16/20091 CITY CLERK PUBLISHED

Minutes note: This file is being published 1-16-09 and 1-23-09 for a ZND Meeting on 2/3/09 at 9:00 a.m.
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1/9/20091 CITY CLERK PUBLISHED

Minutes note: This file is being published on 1-9-09 and 1-16-09 for a CPC Meeting on 1-26-09 at 1:30 p.m.
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12/22/20080 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE REFERRED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
12/22/20081 CITY CLERK DRAFT SUBMITTED   Action details Meeting details Not available
12/18/20080 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE REFERRED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
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Number
081236
Version
SUBSTITUTE 1
Reference

Sponsor
ALD. ZIELINSKI AND WITKOWIAK
Title
Substitute ordinance relating to mural regulations.
Sections
200-33-31 cr
244-3-6 am
244-31 cr
295-201-389.5 cr
295-407-3-f cr
295-407-8-g am
Analysis
This substitute ordinance requires issuance of a building code permit for any mural constructed on or after the effective date of the ordinance. Pertinent provisions of the ordinance include:
1. A mural is defined as any picture, painting or other art work applied to and made integral with an exterior wall surface of a building, structure, fence or garden wall and which contains no copy, lettering, symbols or any references directly related to the promotion of any product, business or service.
2. The permit application requires the name, address and phone number of the person applying the mural and a notarized letter of approval for the mural from the owner of the property on which the mural shall be constructed.
3. If the proposed mural is on a locally designated historic structure or in a locally designated historic district, proof of a certificate of appropriateness shall accompany the permit application.
4. The permit fee for a mural is $100 and the annual inspection fee is $75.
5. Murals shall be permitted providing they are not is not within 300 feet of a property with an existing, recorded mural, does not exceed 75% of the area of the fa├žade of a building, structure, fence or garden wall, does not cover windows or doors and does not face an alley.
6. Any orders issued for violations of the code may be issued to both the person constructing the mural and the owner of the property.
Body
Whereas, Murals are pictures, paintings or other art work applied to and made integral with an exterior wall surface of a building, structure, fence or garden wall and which contain no references directly related to the promotion of any product, business or service; and

Whereas, The Common Council finds that some murals...

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