Okay, But Does
That Mean Yard Sale and Lost Dog/Cat/Iguana Signs Are Out?
way ¶10-1200 is written, they are.
However, Bandit Project is not about
neighborhood activity signs or lost pets, which are usually put up on media that
degrades or gets removed by neighborhood residents after the event is over or
the ad has faded away. It isn’t commercial advertising that’s meant to be
Most importantly, neighborhood signs erected by residents usually
have information that points directly to the owner of the sign, like an e-mail
address or a street location. It would be great if the City could amend ¶10-1200
to avoid cat and mouse traps with un-neighborly neighbors calling L&I on each
other over a neighborhood sign, but these incidents simply don’t happen.
if the City of Philadelphia was as zealous about sign enforcement as say, the
Philadelphia Parking Authority is at fining parking scofflaws when your parking
is seconds past its sell-by date, perhaps we should worry about it. Until that
day arrives, let's just keep your lost pet signs between you, and us.
See a bandit sign that bugs you? Report it!