There are municipal bylaws pertaining to the placement of signs for safety reasons. Campaign signs on public property are regulated under the City of Portage la Prairie Election Sign Bylaw No. 11-8517.
Follow this link to view Election Sign Bylaw No. 11-8517 in its entirety.
In general, the City’s Election Sign By-Law outlines rules regarding sign size, placement, and clean up following election day.
For more information or to receive a paper copy of the By-Law call 204-239-8337.
Signs that are not in compliance with the By-Law will be picked up by By-Law Enforcement. Contact them at 239-8326 to retrieve signs.