City of Ionia

Temporary and Portable Sign Permit Application

Per Chapter 1284 of the City Code – Non-Residential Temporary and Portable Signs Must be Permitted before Placed

Temporary and Portable Signs are permitted by the City's Sign Ordinance up to four times per calendar year. Each display period shall not be more than 30 days, provided that each display period is separated by at least 30 days. Following the 30 day period, a new permit may be requested.

Please allow three (3) business days for the processing of this application. An e-mail will be provided as a response, but a copy of an approved permit can be mailed to the applicant upon request.

Permit Fee: $25.00

Applicant Information


Placement Information

Temporary and Portable Signs are allowed to be used up to four time per calendar year on non-residential properties.

Height, width and depth in feet and inches
Where the sign will be located on the property

Placement Frequency

Date desired to place the Portable Sign. Required.
Date when the Portable Sign will be removed. Required.

250kB file size maximum. Txt, rtf, jpg, jpeg, png, gif, doc, xls, xlsx, csv file formats okay.

An automatic response copy of the form data will be emailed to the Applicant’s email address.