Questions tagged [noise]

Laws and customs pertaining to excessive auditory noise. May involve noise ordinances or "quiet enjoyment" laws.

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What code determines how much noise is dangerous to people?

This question pertains to NYC, but answers about how other jurisdictions define noise pollution could aid precedent or tracking down the appropriate office in New York. Noise pollution in the city is ...
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I recently got suckered into signing a lease on a room. I thought the place looked OK when I checked it out, and it was in a good area. The rent is $1,000/month and I put down a $100 deposit. The ...
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Are there legal remedies to noise from thin walls?

I rent a second-floor bedroom. The landlord's family lives on the third floor. The ceiling is not very soundproof: If they are walking around the sound of footsteps is loud enough to prevent me from ...
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Can party noise on the street at night be dealt with in Singapore?

It is 2:27am in Singapore at the moment of writing this question, and there is some sort of partying with loud music and chattering on the street. The same happened the two previous nights so it seems ...