PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG) – In recent times, the variety of tattoo parlors showing in the neighborhood has risen exponentially and the Panama Metropolis Fee made modifications to deal with that enhance.
After months of discussions and amendments, the Panama Metropolis Fee voted to approve a brand new physique altering ordinance. Beforehand there was a 1,000 foot ban on the places of tattoo parlors with regard to church buildings and the separation of tattoo store places.
Now, there aren’t any restrictions in reference to church buildings. Tattoo parlors should be situated greater than 500 ft from one another and there are now not any extraordinary restrictions on their signage.
“We have now some actually gifted tattoo artists right here and we had performed all of the background to see if we had any huge felony exercise go on at any of those tattoo retailers,” Panama Metropolis Commissioner Jenna Haligas mentioned. “We couldn’t pull up something. I imply, it’s been clear as a whistle. They’ve been nice companies within the metropolis of Panama Metropolis, so it was simply one other alternative to embrace financial improvement.”
The fee voted to approve the ordinance, which went into impact as of the signing of the ordinance.
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