Permits are required for signs, including new, temporary mobile, and the replacement of sign faces.  Signs must be approved by the Architectural Review Board with the exception of signs in the Master Sign Program, Subdivision Identification Signs (contact The Department of City Development for more information) and temporary mobile signs. 

Architectural Review Board Application

Master Sign Program Application

Master Sign Program Amendment Application

Sign Permit Application 
Architectural Review Board and Application Fees are paid at the time of application. 
*Permit fees are additional, and assessed when the permit has been processed (the Schedule of Sign Permit Fees can be found below.)* 

Schedule of Sign Permit Fees

Sign Code - Chaper 210 of the Municipal Code





Building Inspection Department
9229 W. Loomis Road
Franklin, WI  53132
(use this email for general inquiries, record requests, and departmental/inspector correspondence )

Phone:  414-425-0084
Fax:  414-425-7513

Hours:  M-F, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.



Scott Satula
Building Inspector
Steve Ketterhagen
1st Asst. Building Inspector

Jason Hendrix
Asst. Building Inspector

Ted Juerisson
Asst. Building Inspector

Steve Froemming
  Electrical Inspector 


 Bob Moehle
Plumbing Inspector

Dale Hochevar
Permit Clerk
Mary Dalton