Portland cracks down on A-frame signs

Portland cracks down on A-frame signs

Portland plans to enforce city codes against local businesses that put up A-Board signs on sidewalks.

The bureau, which ordinarily responds to public complaints of code violations, suspended enforcement of the sign code when the recession crimped new construction. That slashed development fees that help fund the Bureau of Development Services.

But now Portland is seeing a resurging commercial and residential development, and the bureau has restored many of its lost staff positions.

Read more at The Portland Tribune.