5501:2-6-09 Loss of eligibility.

(A) Once a participating business is sold for a different use, or withdraws from the business logo sign program, each logo sign panel(s) shall be removed and returned to the business.

(B) Once a participating business no longer meets the eligibility requirements of rule 5501:2-6-05 of the Administrative Code, the business shall be notified in writing of eligibility loss. A business that meets the eligibility requirements of said rule within twenty-one days from the date the notice is sent will not have its logo sign panel(s) removed. A business that remains in non-compliance after twenty-one days will then be notified, in writing, that its logo sign panels will be removed and returned to the business. The director shall be notified in writing of any such action.

(C) A camping or attractions service not open year round shall either have their logo sign panel(s) removed or covered, or a panel with the word message "closed" added across the bottom of their logo sign panel, at the end of their business season.

(D) If a business is closed for more than two weeks, the logo sign panels shall be removed or covered, or a panel with the word message "closed" shall be added across the bottom of their logo sign panel(s).

(E) It shall be the responsibility of the business to provide notification to remove or cover the logo sign panels or install the "closed" panel at the beginning of a closed period and to reinstall or uncover the logo sign panels or remove the "closed" panel at the beginning of the open season.

(F) If a business closure is other than seasonal, the logo sign panel shall be immediately removed. The director shall be notified in writing as to the reason for the removal.

Effective: 01/11/2013
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 10/17/2012 and 11/01/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4511.101
Rule Amplifies: 4511.101 , 5516.02
Prior Effective Dates: 9/15/91, 3/14/96, 10/6/97, 8/3/01, 7/1/02