5.17.5 Permitted On─Site Signs for commercially-zoned properties with frontage on US-127, and all Industrial Districts:
The following on-site signs are permitted on any one (1) commercially-zoned lot with frontage on US-127, and all Industrial Districts:
One (1) on-site sign may be affixed flat against the wall of the building, or may project therefrom not more than forty-eight (48) inches. The total sign area shall not exceed one-half (1/2) square foot for each foot in length or height of the wall, which- ever is greater.
One (1) on-site free-standing identification sign may be erected for a shopping center or other integrated group of stores or commercial buildings. The area of said sign shall be based on one (1) square foot for each front foot of building, or buildings, for which it is established; however, it shall not exceed two hundred (200) square feet in area, nor be closer to the front, side, or rear property line, than one-half (1/2) the dis- tance of the required building setback.
One (1) on-site free-standing identification sign may be erected for each separate enterprise situated on an individual lot not located within a shopping center. Such sign shall not exceed eighty (80) square feet in area, nor be closer to the front, side, or rear property line, than one-half (1/2) the distance of the required building setback.
Off-site signs, signs advertising a product for sale or a service to be rendered at a location other than the premises, shall be permitted on any commercially-zoned property with frontage on US-127, and all Industrial Districts under the following conditions:
Off-site signs are required to conform to yard and height requirements as other prin- cipal structures or buildings in the zone in which they are situated.
Where two (2) or more off-site signs are along the frontage of a single street or highway they shall not be less than one thousand (1,000) feet apart. A double face (back to back) or a V-type structure shall be considered a single sign.
The total surface area, facing in the same direction of any off-site sign, shall not exceed three hundred (300) square feet in area.
No off-site sign shall be erected on the roof of any building, nor have one (1) sign above another sign.
Off-site signs may be illuminated by reflected light only, provided the source of light is not directly visible and is so arranged to reflect away from the adjoining premises