Noise Control

Timetable of Town Quiet Hours

Weekdays

Construction Work
Landscape Work
Quiet Hours: 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.
No construction activities.
No horns, back-up beepers, unless for emergency.
Quiet Hours: 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.
Limited to non-powered tools, unless for emergency.
No horns, back-up beepers, unless for emergency.
7:00 a.m. construction activities may begin
8:00 a.m. landscape activities using power equipment may begin.
Work Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Work Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. construction activities must end.
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. one piece of powered landscape equipment allowed.


Weekends and Federal Holidays

Construction Work
Landscape Work
Quiet Hours 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m.
No construction activities.
No horns, back-up beepers, unless for emergency.
Quiet hours: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Limited to non-powered tools, unless for emergency.
No horns, back-up beepers, unless for emergency.
9:00 a.m. construction activities may begin.
9:00 a.m. landscape activities using power equipment may begin.
Work Hours 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Work Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. construction activities must end.
7:00 p.m. landscape activities using power equipment must end.


 Additional Resources

Montgomery County Noise Control

Visit the Montgomery County Noise Control Page for information about:

  • County noise ordinances
  • Just the Facts About Construction Noise Control
  • Facts about noise control through planning and design
  • The county Two-Party Noise Complaint Form

Please view the Summary of the County’s Allowed Decibel Levels.