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Ordinance No. 00547

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CITY COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES OF APRIL 16, 2012

ORDINANCE NO. 547

AN ORDINANCE of the City Council of the City of Lakewood, Washington amending Lakewood Municipal Code (LMC) Chapter 1.20 “City Logo and Seal.”

WHEREAS, the City of Lakewood has a logo that is used to identify, brand and market the City; and

WHEREAS, the City of Lakewood will benefit from updating and unifying its logo;

NOW, THEREFORE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LAKEWOOD, WASHINGTON DO ORDAIN as follows:

            Section 1.        Lakewood Municipal Code (LMC) Chapter 1.20 “City Logo and Seal” is hereby amended as follows:

01.20.000 - City Logo and Seal

Chapter 1.20
City Logo and Seal

Sections:
1.20.010 Policy.
1.20.020  Historic Logo.

1.20.025 Adoption of Logo.
1.20.030 Adoption of Seal.
1.20.040 Use for Official Purposes.
1.20.050 Restrictions on Use.
1.20.060 Violation.

01.20.010 - Policy

The City Council finds that the Logo and Seal of the City, as set forth herein below, are symbols of the authority and jurisdiction of the City, and as such, are valuable assets of the City and its citizens. The City Council desires to insure that only appropriate uses are made of the City’s Logo and Seal. (Ord. 547 § 1 part, 2012; Ord. 65 § 1, 1996.)

01.20.020 -  Historic Logo

The City hereby recognizes the symbol depicted below as the Historic City Logo for the City of Lakewood:

 

 

 

The Historic City Logo depicted above is a stylized portrayal of the City’s lakes and forests/trees, with Mt. Rainier depicted in the background. The words “City of Lakewood” whether in the style set forth above or in another style, are integrated into the design.

The Historic City Logo is retired upon effective date of section 01.20.25.

(Ord. 547 § 1 part, 2012; Ord. 65 § 2, 1996.)

01.20.025 – Adoption of Logo

    A.            Primary Logo.  The City hereby adopts the symbol depicted below as the primary City Logo for the City of Lakewood:

   B.             The primary City Logo depicted above is a stylized portrayal of the City’s lakes and forests/trees, with Mt. Rainier depicted in the background.  The words City of Lakewood, WA, and the year of incorporation, 1996 are integrated into the design.

    C.            Secondary Logo.  The City hereby adopts the symbol depicted below as the secondary City Logo for the City of Lakewood:

     D.           The secondary City Logo depicted above is a stylized portrayal of the City’s lakes and forests/trees, with Mt. Rainier depicted in the background.  The words City of Lakewood, WA are integrated into the design. 

      E.           Emblem Logo.  The City hereby adopts the symbol depicted below as the City emblem logo for the City of Lakewood:

     F.            The emblem logo depicted above is a stylized portrayal of the City’s lakes and forests/trees, with Mt. Rainier depicted in the background. 

     H.            Official Logo/Emblem Colors.  The official colors for the above primary, secondary and emblem logos are as follows:

(blue) Pantone 2945, RGB 0, 105, 170, CMYK 92, 58, 6, 1

(green) Pantone 370, RGB 93, 151, 50, CMYK 69, 20, 100, 4

Black  RGB 0, 0, 0, CMYK 0, 0, 0, 100

(Ord. 547 § 1 part, 2012)

01.20.030 - Adoption of Seal

The City adopts the symbol depicted below as the City Seal.

The City Seal depicted above incorporates the image of the City’s Logo, with the words City of Lakewood, WA, and the year of incorporation, 1996 integrated into the design. (Ord. 547 § 1 part, 2012; Ord. 65 § 3, 1996.)

01.20.040 - Use for Official Purposes

The City Logos and Seal shall be used for official purposes only, or as authorized by the City Council. (Ord. 547 § 1 part, 2012; Ord. 65 § 4, 1996.)

01.20.050 - Restrictions on Use

Use of the City Logos and Seal shall be restricted as follows:

A. Except as authorized by the City or as otherwise provided by law, the City Logos and Seal shall not be used on or in connection with any advertisement or promotion for any product, business, organization, service or article, whether offered for sale, for profit or offered without charge.
B. No persons shall use a symbol that imitates the City Logos or Seal or that is deceptively similar in appearance to the City Logos or Seal.

(Ord. 547 § 1 part, 2012; Ord. 65 § 5, 1996.)

01.20.060 - Violation

Any person who willfully violates this Ordinance is guilty of a misdemeanor and is subject to punishment as set forth in the City’s penalty provisions for such violations. The City’s right to prosecute under this section shall not affect its rights to pursue civil or injunctive relief under federal or state laws, or any other relief available under the law. (Ord. 547 § 1 part, 2012; Ord. 65 § 6, 1996.)

Section 2.        Effective Date.  That this Ordinance shall be in full force and effect thirty (30) days after publication of the Ordinance Summary.

PASSED by the City Council this ______ day of _________________, 2012.

CITY OF LAKEWOOD

                                                                                                                                         _________________________________                                                                                                       Douglas Douglas G. Richardson,Mayor

Attest:

________________________________     

Alice M. Bush, MMC, City Clerk

Approved as to form:

_______________________________

Heidi Ann Wachter, City Attorney