§ 36-1. Purpose.  

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  • This chapter is enacted to protect, preserve and promote the health, safety, welfare, peace and quiet for the citizens of the city through the reduction, control, and prevention of noise. This chapter establishes standards intended to eliminate and reduce unnecessary and excessive motor vehicle and community noises that are physically harmful and otherwise detrimental to individuals and the community in the enjoyment of life and property and to the conduct of business.

(Code 1950, § 717.1; Ord. No. 237-99, § 1, 3-29-99; Ord. No. 313-08, § 1, 6-16-08)