NEW ORLEANS — The City of New Orleans Health Department has issued a notice of noise variance to New Orleans residents and businesses near the Fairgrounds and St. Bernard Area neighborhoods for tonight, Friday, Oct. 7, 2016 and tomorrow, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016.
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A company will conduct a concrete pour that exceeds ambient noise levels between 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 7, 2016 and 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 at the Louisiana State Dental School, 1100 Florida Ave. The area is bounded by Florida Avenue, Moss Street, Frey Place and Tunica Street. Residents are advised to be patient and expect to hear construction-related noises outside of the normal hours outlined in the City’s noise ordinance.
Businesses or individuals without a proper permit are prohibited from exceeding ambient noise levels outside of the hours of 7 a.m. until 10 p.m. on weekdays and 8 a.m. until 10 p.m. on weekends.
The Health Department is the City agency responsible for enforcing the noise ordinance, issuing noise variance permits and facilitating communication between the permit requestors and the local community. Residents and businesses are encouraged to contact Citadel Builders, LLC with questions or concerns at (504) 888-9433.