§ 155.197  NOISE REGULATIONS.
   (A)   No operation or activity directly under the control of person, firm or corporation using property in Beverly Shores shall cause or create noise in excess of the sound level standards listed in division (B) below.
   (B)   At no point on the boundary of a Residential or Commercial District shall the sound pressure level of any individual operation exceed the decibel levels in any 1 of the designated octave bands shown hereafter.
Octave Band Cycles per Second
Maximum Permitted in Decibels Along Commercial District Boundaries
Maximum Permitted in Decibels Along Residential District Boundaries
Octave Band Cycles per Second
Maximum Permitted in Decibels Along Commercial District Boundaries
Maximum Permitted in Decibels Along Residential District Boundaries
20-75
79
72
75-150
74
67
150-300
66
59
300-600
59
52
600-1200
53
45
1200-2400
47
40
2400-4800
41
34
above 480
39
32
 
   (C)   (1)   Sound levels shall be measured with a sound level meter and associated octave band analyzer manufactured according to standards prescribed and calibrated to the preferred frequencies prescribed by the American Standards Association.
      (2)   The flat network slow meter response of the sound level meter shall be used. Impulsive type noises shall be measured with an Impact Noise Analyzer, and the peak values so measured shall not exceed the sound pressure levels in the appropriate table by more than 3 decibels. The reference level for the decibel is 0.0002 microbar.
(Ord. 208, passed 12-19-1983)  Penalty, see § 155.999