Library Board approved July 16, 2002

  1. The Library desires both to maintain the library exterior and grounds in an attractive and uncluttered manner.   To that end, exterior and/or lawn signs by non-library organizations are not permitted without prior approval.

Exterior or lawn signs for the Oak Park Public Library and/or the Friends of the Oak Park Public Library must be approved by the Executive Director.

Requests for exterior signage and/or lawn signs for other organizations must be submitted to the Executive Director for approval by the Board of Library Trustees. 

Requests for exterior signage and/or lawn signs for other organizations will be approved only if:

  1. The signage and the sponsoring organization address village-wide concerns and provide village-wide benefits.
  1. The Library is linked to the purpose of the sign and the sponsoring organization by partnership and/or participation on the library’s part.
  1. Signage is of appropriate size and appearance and does not detract from library signage.