With summer holidays approaching lets all keep this in mind!
BY-LAW NO. 1773
Being a by-law of The Town of Souris for the regulation or prevention of noise.
AND WHEREAS the Council of The Town of Souris deem it advisable and expedient
to enact a by-law prohibiting unnecessary noises within the Town of Souris;
NOW THEREFORE the Town of Souris, in Council, regularly assembled, enacts
2. PROHIBITED ACTS
2.1 Noise Nuisance Prohibited
Except to the extent permitted by this By-law no person shall within the Town of
Souris make, continue to cause to be made or continued, any noise nuisance.
C. Construction Activities
No person shall operate or permit the operation of any tools or equipment used in construction, drilling, or demolition work on Sundays at any time or on weekdays between the hours of 11:00 o’clock P.M. and 7:00 o’clock A.M., the following day or on Saturdays and statutory holidays after 11:00 o’clock P.M. and before
7:00 o’clock A.M.
I. Radios, Television Sets, Musical Instruments, and Sound Producing Devices in
No person shall operate, play, or permit the operation of playing of any radio, television, phonograph, drum, musical instrument, loudspeaker, public address system, sound amplifier, or similar device in a commercial district which produces, reproduces or amplifies sound in such a manner as to create a noise nuisance at a point of reception, unless used for the purpose of advertising some patriotic or other public object and unless a permit has been issued by the Town of Souris.
The provisions of this By-law shall not apply to:
Work performed in respect of the maintenance, construction, or demolition of a public right-of-way or public space
For the by-law and its entirety, please contact the Municipal Office at 204-483-5200.