The City of Georgetown regulates the permitting, design, location, construction, erection, modification, use, maintenance, and removal of signs within the City of Georgetown and its Extra-Territorial Jurisdiction (ETJ). A sign may only be erected, placed, established, painted, created, or maintained in conformance with the requirements of the ordinances.
Sign Permit Application (Sign Permit Application includes Permanent Signs, Temporary Signs, and Temporary Banners)
Rules & Regulations:
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HARC/ Downtown Overlay / Old Town Overlay:
For questions regarding HARC/Downtown Overlay/ Old Town Overlay signs, please contact Planning at historic@Georgetown.Org
The plan review for a permanent sign is fourteen to twenty five business days from the time your permit application is accepted and payment is made.
The plan review for a Temporary Banner is up to fourteen business days from the time your permit application is accepted.
Once your permit is approved, you will receive notification via email from firstname.lastname@example.org
For concerns or complaints about a possible sign violation please visit the Code Compliance webpage or email Code Compliance at email@example.com
General Sign Questions:
For general sign questions, please email Sign Permits
All inspections must be requested before 3:00p.m. online at www.mygovernmentonline.org aka www.mgoconnect.org for the next business day in most cases. We do not accept inspection request via telephone.
My Government Online:
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My Government Online Tech Support – (866) 957-3764
Permits and Inspections Fee Schedule:
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