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J <br />Ordinance 2009- 016 <br />residential zoning district in such a manner as to disturb the peace, quiet, and comfort of the <br />residents of the area. <br />(6) Activities in the vicinity of schools, courts, churches, and hospitals. It shall be unlawful to <br />create any excessive noise on any street adjacent to any school, court, church, or hospital which <br />unreasonably interferes with the workings of such institution, or which disturbs or unduly annoys <br />patients in a hospital. <br />(7) Loading or unloading of vehicles, opening bales, and boxes. It shall be unlawful to make, <br />create, or maintain any loud or excessive noise within the county that would result in a disturbance <br />to neighboring properties in connection with the loading or unloading of any vehicle or the <br />opening or destruction of bales, boxes, crates, or containers. <br />(8) Peddlers, hawkers, or vendors. It shall be unlawful for peddlers, hawkers, or vendors to <br />shout or cry along or on a roadway to the disturbance of the peace or quiet of a neighborhood. <br />(9) Drums, cymbals, and loudspeakers. It shall be unlawful to create, make, or maintain any <br />noise by the use of any drum, cymbals, loudspeaker, or other similar instruments in the county for <br />the purpose of attracting attention to any performance, show, sale, or display of merchandise, or <br />place of business. This provision shall not apply to ice-cream trucks or approval public events. <br />(10) Bells or sirens on vehicles. It shall be unlawful for any person to use in conjunction with <br />any unauthorized vehicle any bell or siren similar to that used on ambulances or vehicles of the <br />sheriff, fire departments, and other public safety agencies. <br />(11) Skateboard ramps. It shall be unlawful to use any skateboard ramp or similar configuration <br />between 8:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. in a residential zoning district in such a manner that would result <br />in a disturbance to neighboring properties. <br />(12) Air -blow cleaners. It shall be unlawful for any person to operate any air -blow cleaning <br />equipment or similar devices for the cleaning of parking lots, walkways, driveways, or similar <br />areas between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. that would result. in a disturbance to <br />neighboring properties. <br />(13) Places of public entertainment. It shall be unlawful for any public entertainment <br />establishment or person associated with or working for said establishment to operate, play or <br />permit the operation or playing of any radio, television, phonograph, drum, musical instrument, <br />sound amplifier, or similar device between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. in such a manner <br />as to create noise or vibration that is a disturbance to neighboring premises. <br />(14) Sounding of train horns or whistles. It shall be unlawful for any engineer, conductor, <br />fireman or other person in charge of or in control of any locomotive or railroad train of any <br />railroad company operating wholly within this state to sound any railroad train horn, whistle or <br />other audible warning signal between 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. in advance of or at any rail <br />highway crossing located within Indian River County, providing that the crossing is equipped with <br />train -activated automatic traffic -control devices, which shall include, flashing lights, bells and <br />crossing gates. <br />Bold Underline: Additions to Ordinance 2 <br />Strike thFOugh Deleted Text from Existing Ordinance <br />F:\Community Development\Users\ROLAND\LDR\974 Noise Ord generators revisions\974 noise ord rev for generators for 10-13-09 BCC.RTF <br />