Sign Permit Application Requirements

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Sign Permit Application Requirements

Monument / Pole Signs

Provide completed sign permit application along with two (2) sets of the following:

  • Site plan – must indicate proposed location of new sign; any existing freestanding signs; setback dimensions from property lines
  • Specifications of materials for sign
  • Foundation design details accompanied by a State of Texas Engineer’s analysis, seal and signature
  • Electrical specifications and diagram, if applicable
  • Letter of permission from the property owner to allow sign
  • Landscape plan indicating required landscaping adjacent to sign, if applicable

Attached Signs

Provide completed sign permit application along with two (2) sets of the following:

  • Building elevation showing the location of the proposed sign on the building
  • Picture/drawing of existing signs on the building/lease space
  • Indicate length and height of building/lease space
  • Drawing of sign design including copy and script
  • Details for sign attachment to building
  • Specifications of materials for sign
  • Electrical specifications and diagram, if applicable

Promotional / Temporary Signs

Provide completed sign permit application and include the following information:

  • Specifications of materials
  • Size and dimensions of banner(s) / flag(s)
  • Wording on banner(s) / flag(s)
  • Width of building or lease space frontage
  • Start date for the banner(s) / flag(s) to be displayed

The permit must be approved prior to the installation of any sign. If you have any questions regarding these requirements, please contact Building Inspection at 972-744-4174 or email your questions or concerns to Building Inspection. Regular office hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.