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☷ Lawrenceville Georgia - Lawrenceville City Council Approves Amendment  to Noise Ordinance

☷ Lawrenceville Georgia - Lawrenceville City Council Approves Amendment to Noise Ordinance

Lawrenceville , state Georgia
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   Fireworks and Loud Mufflers Specifically Addressed by Updated City Ordinance .
   The Lawrenceville City Council unanimously approved an update to Article III ( Noise Regulations ) of Chapter 20 ( Environment ) of the Code of the City of Lawrenceville .  This is the first update to the current Noise Control Ordinance since approximately 2005 .  It will become effective December 1 , 2021 .
   “Uncontrolled excessive noise can negatively impact a community , ” said Mayor David Still . “Our City Staff and Council have spent considerable time and effort creating an amended ordinance supporting public health , safety , and quality of life for those who live , work , and visit the City of Lawrenceville . ” 
   As required by law , the amended ordinance was publically advertised prior to the City Council meeting .   It measures noise on a “plainly audible standard” with day and time restrictions .  The amended ordinance closely aligns with Gwinnett County’s noise ordinance to keep consistency within the county seat and includes specifications regarding sound measurement standards , mechanical sound - making devices , human - produced sounds , commercial advertising , party noise and associated distances , days and times . The amended ordinance also includes specific restrictions for apartments , condominiums , townhomes and similar residential units .
   The amended ordinance addresses consumer fireworks , outlining the only allowable dates and times within the City of Lawrenceville .  This portion of the ordinance follows state laws currently in effect regarding fireworks .  Additional specifications for distance and time of day are included for landscape maintenance devices , engine , mufflers and/or exhaust systems noises , construction noises , and commercial entities near single - family residential zoning districts .
   In addition , exclusions are included for noises and sound appropriately permitted by the City of Lawrenceville; those made by law enforcement , first responders and other public safety officials performing public functions; noises created by safety signals and warning devices; noises from aircraft or airport operations; and sound volumes produced from within a motor vehicle controlled by O . C . G . A . § 40 - 6 - 14 . In some cases , a variance for construction noise may be requested .
   The full ordinance can be found here .  For additional information regarding the City of Lawrenceville , follow the city on social media .  
   

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