NYC Takes Aim At Rowdy Nightlife Scene On Lower East Side, Vows To Make Things Quieter For Residents Living There“It's going to mean quieter streets, less honking, fewer people who are partying… partying on the street as opposed to inside,” the mayor claimed.
Manhattan Man Sues Construction Company, Local Stores Over Late Night Noise And WinsMost New Yorkers simply put up with living in a noisy city, Upper East Side resident Mike Edison is fed up with it.
New Jersey Town Proposes Rule Giving Dog Owners Jail Time For Nonstop BarkingDog owners who break the new rules could face fines ranging between $100 and $1,000, but owners could also receive a sentence of community service or even prison time.
Noise Complaints Rising In New York CityNoise complaints are on the rise in New York City.
East Hampton Considers Ban On Helicopters During Peak Times This SummerTens of thousands of complaints have poured in to the town board
Manhattan CrossFit Gym To Close After Complaints Of Slamming BarbellsA CrossFit gym located in the first-floor of a New York City condo building must close after upstairs neighbors sued over excessive exercise-induced noise.
Noisy Late-Night Construction In Lower Manhattan Infuriates ResidentsYou’ve heard of noisy neighbors, but residents in lower Manhattan say recent overnight street work has taken it too far.
State Halts Pile Driving For New Tappan Zee Bridge Due To Noise ComplaintsGov. Andrew Cuomo's point man on the bridge said pile driving will resume but only after the contractor figures out a way to do it more quietly.
Hoboken Residents: Helicopter Tours Are A Noisy NuisanceHelicopters 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.
Manhasset Residents In Battle With Bagel Shop Over NoiseTown code specifically prohibits operation commercial equipment between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m. But residents whose bedrooms back up to the bakery kitchen claim three years of complaints to the town have fallen on deaf ears.
1st Ward Noise Complaints Prompt Hoboken Mayor To Hold Community HearingIn some ways, Hoboken is a victim of its own success. A thriving nightlife means healthy businesses and a robust tax base but there's a price to be paid and it's meausre in decibels.
Musicians Protest New 'Quiet Zones' In Central ParkA crackdown in Central Park is aimed at silencing musicians in prime locations, but those artists were fighting back on Sunday, defying the rules in the new quiet zones.