Sign face definition

Sign face means the entire area of the surface of a sign including the border or frame together with any material forming an integral part of the background of the display or used to differentiate the sign from the backdrop or building against which it is erected. Where a sign is composed of individually installed letters, numerals or shapes, the sign face shall mean the area of the smallest polygon containing a maximum of eight (8) right angle sides that enclose the groupings of letters, numerals or shapes;
Sign face means the area of a sign on which the graphics, letters, figures, symbols, trademark or text is placed.
Sign face means that portion of a sign on which a message is intended to be displayed.

Examples of Sign face in a sentence

  • The maximum size of an Election Sign is 1.5 m2 for each Sign Face.

  • Table 10.9 (1) Monument Sign RequirementsPermitted DistrictsAll DistrictsSign AreaMaximum 70 sq ft per Sign Face, corner lots may double size upon approval by Zoning Administrator.


More Definitions of Sign face

Sign face means the surface of a sign upon, against or through which the message is displayed or illustrated.
Sign face means the area of a sign on which the copy is placed.
Sign face means the part of the sign, including stringers, cutouts and extensions, which contains the message or informative contents and is distinguished from other parts of the sign and other sign faces by borders or decorative trim. It does not include lighting fixtures, aprons and catwalks unless part of the message or informative contents of the sign is displayed thereon.
Sign face means that portion of a sign, excluding the sign structure, upon which, as part of, against or through which the message of the sign is displayed;
Sign face or “face” means the material components of a sign on which the advertising or other information is displayed including any trim, border, or molding.
Sign face means any surface of a sign upon which there is lettering or other advertising.
Sign face means any side of a sign which contains advertising or graphic display which is visible to the public.