Unified Development Ordinance, 4th supplement, September 2017
Part 10A: Unified Development Ordinance City of Raleigh, North Carolina 7 – 29 Effective Date: September 01, 2013 Supp. No. 4 Article 7.3. Signs | CHAPTER 7. GENERAL DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS Sec. 7.3.6. Awning, Gallery, Marquee Signs Sec. 7.3.6. Awning, Gallery, Marquee Signs A. Description An on-premise sign attached flat to (or extending vertically upward or downward) from an awning, gallery or marquee. A sign permit is not required. B. Location B1 Clear height (min) 8' B2 ROW Encroachment Allowed with Council approval C. Size C1 Area (max) 2 square feet per linear foot of each building wall facing a public street or facing a private access way if the subject property has no frontage on a public street. C2 No portion of the sign shall exceed a height of 36 inches above the height of the awning, gallery, marquee/canopy. C3 Height of letters (max) 18" D. Miscellaneous Signs shall not extend outside the overall length or width of an awning, gallery or marquee or extend above the height of the building wall that the awning, gallery or marquee is attached. Sec. 7.3.7. Window Signs A. Description A window sign is an on-premise sign attached flat but parallel to the inside of a window or is within 12 inches of the inside of the window. A sign permit is not required. B. Size B1 Area per business (max combination of all windows covered by window signs): 50% per side of the building facing along any street per floor and not less than 32 square feet per side of the building facing along any street per floor.