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 p.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.