The Occoquan Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing to consider proposed amendments to Zoning Ordinance, Occoquan Town Code §§ 157.300 – 157.339, “Signs; General Provisions”:
September 22, 2020
Town Hall, 314 Mill Street
The proposed amendments add definitions of “abandoned sign,” “commercial sign,” “non-residential use property,” “residential use property” and “yard sign,” modify provisions on signs not requiring a permit, prohibit colored illuminated tubing or strings of lights except between October 15 and February 15, prohibit commercial yard signs in commercial districts, limit the location of flags in the Old and Historic Occoquan District, provide for administrative approval of temporary sign and banner permits, provide for removal of temporary signs and banners after the expiration of their permits, and provide for the removal of abandoned signs.
The public hearing will be followed by a regular meeting of the Planning Commission.