The Elmhurst community has rallied around a local business, showing a huge outpour of support.  NuCrapes, a promising restaurant in a difficult downtown alley location, has been denied proper signage options to help direct more customers in the door due to different signage regulation and restrictions.

Aware that the hard-to-find location was causing him to lose business, restaurant owner Niall Martin started a petition to gain the attention and favor of the community.

Setting up a giant arrow and allowing visitors and passersby to “SIGN” in support of getting him a proper sign, Martin successfully drew the attention he needed for planning & zoning officials to address his plight. The board is planning to discuss commercial sign regulations at their next meeting, this upcoming Monday September 28.

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