CHAPTER 14B. GRAFFITI CONTROL.
Article I. Graffiti.
Sec. 14B-1-4. Sale and display of graffiti implements.
(a) It is unlawful for any person who owns, conducts, operates or manages
a commercial, retail, or wholesale establishment where graffiti implements are
sold to store or display, or cause to be stored or displayed, such graffiti
implements in an area that is accessible to the public without employee
assistance in the regular course of business, pending legal sale or other
disposition. Such graffiti implements must be stored or displayed in a locked
display case, or other area of the store accessible only to employees and under
constant monitoring by employees.
(b) Nothing herein shall preclude the
storage or display of graffiti implements in areas viewable by the public so
long as such items are not accessible to the public without employee
(c) Every commercial, retail, or wholesale establishment which
sells or offers for sale pressurized cans containing any substance commonly
known as paint or dye shall post in a conspicuous place a sign, in letters at
least three-eighths of an inch high, stating: “Any person who maliciously
defaces real or personal property with paint is guilty of vandalism, which is
punishable by a fine, imprisonment, or both.” (Ord. No. 1461,
§ 3 (part).)