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Sign Permit Application

  1. Application for a sign permit - City of Whitewater

    312 W Whitewater Street 
    P.O. Box 178
    Whitewater WI 53190
    (262) 473-0540
    www.whitewater-wi.gov

  2. Applicant and subject property information

    This packet includes the application for sign permit and checklist. Please complete all items. Put N/A if not applicable. Attach additional pages if necessary. For electric signs please fill out and attach Electrical Permit Application Form. Only one base fee will apply for multiple permits.

    NOTICE: Sign must follow Chapter 19.54 Signage Regulations. If the sign requires a Conditional Use Permit (CUP) the Plan Commission meetings are scheduled at 6:00 p.m. on the 2nd Monday of each month. All complete application materials must be submitted to the Neighborhood Services Department by 4:00 p.m. four weeks prior to the meeting.

  3. Potential conditions

    The City of Whitewater Zoning Ordinance authorizes the Plan Commission to place conditions on approved conditional uses. “Conditions” such as landscaping, architectural design, type of construction, construction commencement and completion dates, sureties, lighting, fencing, plantation, deed restrictions, highway access restrictions, increased yards or parking requirements may be affected. “Conditional Uses” may be subject to time limits or requirements for periodic review by staff.

    The City of Whitewater Zoning Ordinance authorizes the Plan Commission to hold a public hearing and make recommendation to the City Council for the proposed changes (Section 19.69).

  4. Type of sign (check all that apply):*
  5. Proposed sign dimensions
  6. Changing image features*
  7. Illuminated*
  8. Include type of sign and square footage of each sign. 

  9. If a site plan is required it must show size and location of existing signs.

  10. Permit Fee

    FEES DOUBLE IF WORKS BEGINS BEFORE PERMIT IS ISSUED.

  11. $5 for every $1,000, plus base fee

  12. Checklist

    FOR COMPLETION BY APPLICANTS AND REVIEW BY THE NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICES DEPARTMENT

    Please complete checklist and submit to the Neighborhood Services Department along with application materials. If you have questions or need assistance, contact the Neighborhood Services Department.

    Plans to accompany application:

    A plot/site plan and sign details must be submitted by the applicant as part of the required application materials. The requirements for each are as follows:

  13. Plot/site plans checklist
  14. Sign details
  15. The existing plot plan submitted must include:
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