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(a) No person shall operate, cause to be operated or permit on private property any source of sound in such a manner as to create a sound level which exceeds the limits set forth for the receiving land use category in Table 1 herein when measured at or within the property boundary of the receiving land use.
SOUND LEVELS BY RECEIVING LAND USE
Receiving Land Use Sound Level Limit
Category Time (dBA)
R1A, R1B, R2C, R3C, RMD,
PUD and PF Districts 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. 60
(Residential, public space,
open space or institutional
and public facilities) 9:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. 50
LB, GB, MS, SC and OB
Districts (Business) at all times 65
RO, GI and CS Districts
(Industrial) at all times 70
(b) Whoever violates this section is guilty of a minor misdemeanor, provided the violation is not committed willfully or knowingly, in which case it is a misdemeanor of the fourth degree. A separate offense shall be deemed committed each day during or on which a violation occurs or continues. Punishment shall be as provided in Section 698.02.
(Ord. 1980-144. Passed 9-16-81.)