Avilla Sets Town-Wide Garage Sale Dates

AVILLA- The Avilla Chamber has designated Thursday, May 10th through Saturday, May 12th as the Annual Town-Wide Garage Sale dates.

According to Avilla’s Zoning Ordinance (Subsection 4.4), the following rules apply for in-town residents having a garage or yard sale:

A. As used herein “garage or yard sale” is defined as a public or private sale conducted by the owner or occupier of a premise, and conducted within a residence, garage, other accessory buildings or outside thereof, which sale is of six or more items of personal property owned or in the possession of the owner or occupier of the premises, which personal property was not acquired by the owner or occupier for the purpose of resale.

B. A garage or yard sale may be conducted two times in any one calendar year on any premises located in any R1, R2, or R3 zone, but no such sale shall be conducted for more than five (5) consecutive days.

C. Such garage or yard sale shall only be conducted during the hours from sunrise to sunset.

D. All personal property exhibited for sale outside any structure during such garage or yard sale shall be removed from the outside and placed within a structure immediately following the last day of such sale. All signs erected for such garage or yard sale shall likewise be removed within 48 hours following the last day of such sale.

Get more information from the Avilla Zoning Board Ordinance online at: avilla-in.org