Just Announced - Make our Voices Heard
The City of Toronto is reviewing the Noise Bylaw and wants to hear from you! The review aims to introduce updates that reflect our growing and vibrant city, while enhancing the noise standards that protect the residents of Toronto.
You are invited to attend. Please pass this information on to others who may be interested.
There will be five public consultations seeking feedback on emerging Noise Bylaw updates:
1. Power Equipment (for example: leaf blowers)
Monday January 28, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
North York Civic Centre Member’s Lounge (5100 Yonge St.)
2. Motor Vehicles
Tuesday January 29, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Metro Hall, Room 310 (55 John St.)
3. Amplified Sound (for example: music from bars)
Wednesday January 30, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Scadding Court Community Centre (707 Dundas St. West)
4. Construction Noise (for example: condo developments and residential infill)
Tuesday February 5, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Centre for Social Innovation Regent Park Lounge (585 Dundas St. East)
5. General Prohibition (for example: general noise that is likely to disturb others)
Wednesday February 6, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Garage (720 Bathurst St.)
Your feedback will be used to recommend updates to the Noise Bylaw in a report going to Council in spring 2019.
For further information:
See the City of Toronto Website Noise Bylaw Review
See the Toronto Noise Coalition’s Objectives for the new Noise Bylaw and its Enforcement. (pdf)
EMAIL YOUR COMMENTS BY FEBRUARY 28 TO email@example.com
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