Chapter 106 NOISE.
Section 106-15 BUILDING, UTILITY, ROADCONSTRUCTION AND EXCAVATION OPERATIONS.
A. The erection, including excavation, demolition, alteration or repair of any building
residential or business district, the performance of any work on a public utility, the performance
of any work relating to road construction, and any excavation work on January 1
st (New Year's
Day), the last Monday in May (Memorial Day), July 4th (Independence Day), the first Monday
September (Labor Day), the fourth Thursday in November (Thanksgiving Day), and December
25th (Christmas Day), or other than between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Monday
through Friday, is prohibited, except in cases of necessity in the interest, public health, safety and
welfare, and then only with a permit from the Town Manager or his designee. This prohibition
does not apply to Town employees or to contractors performing work in compliance with the
terms and requirements of a Town contract.
B. When one of the regular holidays mentioned in Subsection (a) of this section falls
Saturday, the preceding Friday shall be declared the holiday. When one of the regular holidays
falls on a Sunday, the following Monday shall be declared the holiday.
. Notwithstanding any other provision in this Chapter, between the hours of 7:00
a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, construction, alteration or repair activities that are
authorized by a valid Town permit shall be allowed if they meet at least one of the following
1. No individual piece of equipment shall produce a noise level exceeding 85 dB(A)
at a distance
of twenty-five (25) feet. If the device is housed within a structure on property, the measurement
shall be made outside the structure at a distance as close to twenty-five (25) feet from the
equipment as possible.
2. The noise level at any point outside of the property planes of
the project shall not exceed 90
(Ord. No. 12-04 Added Entire Section 10-11-04)