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757 Carolyn Avenue   
Columbus, OH 43224 
Office:  (614) 645-6090 
Fax:  (614) 645-0082 
Weekdays: 9:00AM to 4:00PM 
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Graphics Commission

Our duties are:

  • Hear and decide all requests, except as provided for in C.C. 3359, for appeals or variances from the application of this Graphics Code;
  • Hear and decide all requests, except as provided for in C.C. 3359, for special permits where required by this Graphics Code;
  • Hear and decide all requests, except as provided for in C.C. 3359, for approval of a graphics plan and any other action required by this Graphics Code to be heard by the graphics commission;
  • Review, except as provided for in C.C. 3359, special graphics control area design criteria and standards proposed for adoption and to make a recommendation to city council;
  • Serve as a board of appeals from rulings or procedures of the board of examiners of general and limited sign erectors;
  • Review the existing Graphics Code and propose new legislation to be prepared by the department;
  • Review all pending legislation pertaining to graphics and make recommendations to city council; and
  • Recommend changes to the City Codes pertaining to graphics.