Noise Control

Timetable of Town Quiet Hours



Permissible Hours
Construction activities
Weekdays
Weekends and Holidays
From 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.From 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Landscaping equipment

Gas-powered blower
Weekdays
Weekends and Holidays
From 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Starting 1/1/22: From 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. from Oct. 15 to Dec. 31; prohibited at any time from Jan. 1 to Oct. 14
From 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Starting 1/1/22: From 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. from Oct. 15 to Dec. 31; prohibited at any time from Jan. 1 to Oct. 14
All other gas-powered equipment
Weekdays
Weekends and Holidays
From 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.From 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
All electric or battery-powered equipment
Weekdays
Weekends and Holidays
From 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.From 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.


 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.