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POL Government Elected Officials Auditor Griffin-Valade Charter, Code & Policies City Code & Charter Online Code & Charter Title 4 Chapter 4.20 Allowed and Prohibited Original Art Murals
4.20.010 Allowed Original Art Murals.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 185915, effective May 1, 2013.)  Original Art Murals that meet all of the following criteria and which are not prohibited will be allowed upon satisfaction of the applicable permit requirements:

 

A.  No part of the mural shall exceed 30 feet in height measured from grade.

 

B.  The mural shall remain in place, without alterations, for a period of five years, except in limited circumstances to be specified in the Bureau of Development Services Administrative Rules.  The applicant shall certify in the permit application that the applicant agrees to maintain the mural in place for a period of five years without alteration.

 

C.  The mural shall not extend more than 6 inches from the plane of the wall upon which it is tiled or painted or to which it is affixed.

 

D.  In Design Overlay Zones, the mural shall meet all of the additional, objective Design Standards for Original Art Murals, as established in the Bureau of Development Services Administrative Rules.

 

E.  In the Historic Resource Overlay Zones, murals may be allowed on buildings that have been identified as non-contributing structures within Historic and Conservation Districts.  These murals shall meet all of the additional, objective Design Standards for Original Art Murals, as established in the Bureau of Development Services Administrative Rules.