Banner Display Permit

Banner Display Submittal

  • Applications for 2018 WILL BE ACCEPTED (first-come, first served)  beginning on Monday, January 8, 2018 at 9:00 am.

    Note: If the requested display date is in January 2018, please contact our office as soon as possible.

  • The 2018 application will be available to download on January 1, 2018. Please complete the application and mail or deliver to our office. Before submitting a banner application, please review the 2018 calendar to check space availability.
  • A maximum number of three (3) locations can be reserved per event.
  • The following locations can be reserved: Continental Square, George St. & Rathton Road, Market St. & Richland Ave. and Philadelphia St. & Carlisle Ave.
  • If requesting the Philadelphia St. & Carlisle Ave. location, the banner will be visible only to traffic and pedestrians traveling west on Philadelphia St.
  • Application with payment must be submitted to the City of York, Department of Public Works, 101 South George Street, York, PA 17401 no less than fifteen (15) business days prior to the first day of the requested display date. Please allow ten (10) business days for review and approval.
  • A sketch showing the banner text and dimensions must be included with the banner application. The application will not be processed without the sketch and the application will be returned.
  • An approved copy of your application will be sent to you via e-mail (if provided). If an e-mail address is not provided, the approved application will be mailed.

Fees & Costs

  • The application/permit fee is $200.00 per requested location. Checks should be made payable to: City of York. The application will not be processed without payment. The fee includes the installation and removal of the banner.
  • A partial refund of $150.00 will be returned on all refunds requested by the applicant. If the City would need to cancel your reservation, a full refund of $200.00 will be issued. Please allow 30 days for processing.


Rules & Regulations Banner Permit Application
  • Unavailable Locations & Dates

    The following dates and locations are not available for banner display due to City sponsored events. All other dates of interest can be checked for availability by calling 717-849-2245. These dates are subject to change.

    • Square
      November 1, 2018 – February 11, 2019
    • Square
      April 16 – May 15, 2018
    • Square, Philadelphia & Carlisle, George & Rathton
      August 1 – August 31, 2018
    • Square
      September 1 – September 30, 2018
    • Square, Market & Richland, George & Rathton
      October 1 – October 29, 2018

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