See Chapter 64
of the City of Saint Paul Legislative Code for information about business signs. Wall, Free Standing, Projecting, Roof, Awning and Portable Signs are all issued with the sign permit application form. If a sign is part of the awning, a permit for both the sign and the awning is required. Special sign districts in the City of Saint Paul are as follows: Smith Avenue, Highland Village, Grand Avenue, St. Anthony Park, Hamline Midway, Merriam Park, Snelling Hamline, West Side, Dayton's Bluff, Shepard/Davern, North End/ South Como, Macalester/Groveland, Sunray/Battle Creek/Highwood (District One Community Council), Greater Eastside (White Bear Ave., Payne Ave., Phalen Boulevard/Phalen Village and Arcade Street), Thomas/Dale, White Bear Ave., Downtown Area and Heritage Preservation
districts need special approval. If signs are illuminated, an electrical permit
will also be required.