Did Flip's ask to be annexed by the city? (you know, to be a part of those great services only the city can provide) If he did, then the sign should go. If not, the sign should stay.
10 year amortization. Was that for the people's or the city's benefit? Imagine the backlash if along with your brand new city tax bill, you also received a letter stating your property isn't up to city code.
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