April 4, 2012 5:00 AM

KC to crack down on illegal signs that seem to sprout everywhere

Neighborhood leaders from the East Side and south Kansas City say they’re also frustrated about the signs — touting everything from super vitamins to tattoo parlors — sprouting on public property like weeds, despite a city law that prohibits them. On Wednesday, a City Council committee endorsed a measure to add teeth to the city rules and make prosecution easier.

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