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File #: 170504    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 5/18/2017 In control: Committee on Rules
On agenda: Final action: 6/22/2017
Title: To amend Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Zoning and Planning," by revising certain provisions of Chapters 14-200, entitled "Definitions," and 14-900 "Signs," all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Henon
Indexes: SIGNS
Code sections: Title 14 - ZONING AND PLANNING
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy17050401.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
7/11/20171 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
6/22/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/15/20171 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/15/20171 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
6/15/20171 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/13/20170 Committee on Rules HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
6/13/20170 Committee on Rules HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
6/13/20170 Committee on Rules AMENDED   Action details Not available
6/13/20171 Committee on Rules REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
5/18/20170 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
To amend Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Zoning and Planning," by revising certain provisions of Chapters 14-200, entitled "Definitions," and 14-900 "Signs," all under certain terms and conditions.

Body
THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

Key:

1. In Tables that contain bracketed table notes, and in the table notes, deletions are indicated by { } rather than [ ].

TITLE 14. ZONING AND PLANNING.

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CHAPTER 14-200. DEFINITIONS.

ยง 14-203. Definitions.

For purposes of this Zoning Code, the following definitions shall apply; words, phrases, and terms not defined herein, but defined in Title 4 (The Philadelphia Building Construction and Occupancy Code), shall be construed as defined in Title 4.

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[(279) Sign, Accessory Digital News Ticker.
A digital, illuminated horizontal sign band, with or without flashing images, that displays a scrolling stream of news and informational messages, including but not limited to stock prices, sports scores, headline news, and entertainment news.]



(279) Reserved

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[(281.1) Sign, Digital Display.
A sign that uses light emitting diodes (LEDs), charge coupled devices (CCDs), plasma or functionally equivalent technologies used to display a series of still images or full motion, usually remotely programmable and changeable. Digital displays do not include animated illumination signs or static illumination signs.]

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(283) Sign, Free-Standing.
Any sign that is supported by a structure of one or more frame, pole, or other support structure [columns, uprights, or braces] permanently erected in or upon the [ground, or affixed to outdoor business equipment or fixtures.] ground. Freestanding signs include monument signs, pylon signs, pole signs, and other permanently affixed signs. [A-frame signs.]

(284) Sign, ...

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