Thanks to Lucia Dolan for calling this to our attention on the Village 14 Facebook page.
Public Comment on Noise Control Ordinance tonight at City Hall, 7:45, rm 222. “The Aldermen’s Programs & Servies Committee would like to welcome public comment on the following item: #329-05(3). Alderman Yates requesting a discussion relative to amending the noise control ordinances to (A) prohibit the cumulative noise level from multiple pieces of equipment operating simultaneously on the same site to exceed the maximum noise levels allowed when measured at the nearest lot line and (B) to eliminate various exemptions in residential districts.” pg. 18, Newton TAB, 3/21/12
We’ve posted a poll about this on Facebook.
*In a comment here, Alderman Yates says this headline is wrong and doesn’t apply to leaf blowers.