Get a Temporary Sign Permit

To obtain a permit for a temporary sign in Thompson's Station, you will need to fill out the Temporary Sign Permit Application (TSPA) and pay the $10.00 permit fee.  

If the sign is not on your property, the Property Owners Statement on the second page of the TSPA must be filled out and signed by the current property owner(s).

Once all applicable forms are completed, turn them in along with your $10.00 fee to the Planning and Zoning Department at Thompson's Station Town Hall for review and approval.  (We accept payments in cash or check.)

General Requirements for On-site Temporary Event Signs
  • A temporary sign may be used to advertise for a specific event.
  • A temporary sign may be granted for a maximum of 30 days per event.
  • Banners shall be affixed to a wall.  Signs hanging between columns, trees or structures such as poles are prohibited.  
  • A freestanding sign shall not exceed 16 square feet.
General Requirements for Off-site Temporary Event Signs.
  • An off-site temporary sign may be granted for a maximum of 14 days prior to an event and shall be removed the day after the event has occurred.
  • The sign shall not exceed four (4) square feet in area and four (4) feet in height.
Signs shall not be placed within the public right-of-way.

For any questions, contact the Thompson's Station Planning Department at (615) 794-4333 ext. 3.