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ARGUED JUNE 4, 2007

Before RIPPLE, ROVNER, and SYKES, Circuit Judges.

The plaintiffs-appellants are the owners and the agent of a building in Chicago that for more than four decades has displayed an advertising sign without a permit. Current zoning provisions prohibit the sign given its size and proximity to a residential district, but the plaintiffs contend that because the sign was lawful when first erected, they have a right to continue displaying the sign. After the City of Chicago declared the sign unlawful and ordered it removed, the plaintiffs-appellants filed suit under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 challenging the City’s action on a variety of constitutional grounds. The district court resolved the suit in the City’s favor. We affirm.

 
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