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Crescent Beach Club

Bayville Residents Fed Up With Noise Level At Waterfront Club

It’s a stunning setting: views of the Long Island Sound with spectacular sunsets, but folks who live in Bayville in the shadow of the Crescent Beach Club say it’s a big headache.

08/04/2014

Ongoing construction following Superstorm Sandy in Ocean Beach, N.J. on June 10, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Ocean Beach Residents Rebuilding After Superstorm Sandy Told To Stop

In just five days, all construction being conducted outside in Ocean Beach has to stop because of a quality of life regulation.

06/10/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Port Authority Chairman David Samson (at the podium) rally with workers in front of the Bayonne Bridge on June 26, 2013 (credit: Tim Larsen/Governor's Office)

Residents Concerned About Possible Fallout From Bayonne Bridge Project

As work gets underway to lift the Bayonne Bridge so that larger ships getting through the Panama Canal can dock at local ports, those living under the bridge are worried.

09/21/2013

LaGuardia Airport in Queens (file / credit: MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Bayside Residents Say Noise From Low-Flying Jets Is Ruining Quality Of Life

The so-called Tennis Climb was originally created by the Federal Aviation Administration to reroute noisy planes from LaGuardia Airport away from the US Open.

08/26/2013

Rendering of Tappan Zee Bridge approach from Rockland County with clear noise walls (credit: New York State Thruway Authority)

Residents Vote For Sound Barriers On New Tappan Zee Bridge

Residents near the site of the new Tappan Zee Bridge have voted overwhelmingly to add sound barriers on both sides of the Hudson River once the new bridge is complete.

07/22/2013

Hudson River Helicopter

Hoboken Residents: Helicopter Tours Are A Noisy Nuisance

Helicopters flying over the Hudson River have become a noisy nuisance – especially in parts of New Jersey, where neighbors said their quality of life is being drowned out.

06/24/2013

A player in the Notwork Network kickball league gets ready to deliver a pitch. (Credit TV 10/55)

Lower East Side Residents Cry Foul Over Kickball League

For its part the league has sent a man out with a decibel monitor to track the noise. Players told CBS 2 that they just want to have fun.

06/20/2013

Williamsburg Construction

Constant Construction Rattles Some Williamsburg Parents

Construction has been booming in Williamsburg, Brooklyn for some time, but it has meant for a big headache for some mothers in the neighborhood.

06/19/2013

A barge in the Hudson River for construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge as seen from Chopper 880 - May 16, 2013 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Residents Dealing With Constant Noise From New Tappan Zee Bridge Construction

Preliminary pile driving for the new Tappan Zee Bridge has begun and has been a real jolt for some residents.

05/16/2013

Scales of Justice (file / credit: clipart.com)

Report: Former Hostess Blames Nightclub For Hearing Loss In Lawsuit

A former VIP hostess at the Midtown nightclub Lavo is suing the venue, claiming the loud music made her nearly deaf in one ear, according to a published report.

02/24/2013

An aerial view of John F. Kennedy Airport. (file/Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Long Island Neighbors Complain About Constant Air Traffic Noise From JFK

The Federal Aviation Administration has scheduled a meeting Monday night at the East Williston Village Hall on Long Island, to address concerns about the number of flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport zooming overhead.

WCBS 880–10/20/2012

(file / credit: Village of Port Jefferson)

Make Too Much Noise In Port Jefferson? You Might Have To Pay Up.

Some residents say the noise is keeping them awake at night and the complaints have led to a new noise code that, if approved, would fine violators $250 or more.

09/06/2012

Tappan Zee Bridge

South Nyack Residents Complain About Noise From New Tappan Zee Bridge

Actual construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge has yet to begin, but residents along the Hudson River have already complained about noise.

05/10/2012

(Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival)

NYC To Reduce Number Of Street Fairs

New York City plans to reduce the number of street fairs and their hours following complaints from communities that the fairs create traffic congestion, noise and litter.

03/14/2011

Nyack, NY - File / Photo: Village of Nyack

Hopping Nyack Bar Scene Leaves Behind A Mess

Shop owners have given police a litany of complaints – noise, rowdy behavior, vandalism, and garbage, plus people urinating in the street and getting sick.

02/08/2011

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