NEW ORLEANS—The City of New Orleans Health Department has issued notices of noise variance to New Orleans residents in Warehouse District and Central Business District for Thursday, March 16, 2017.
A construction company will conduct concrete pours at 640 Magazine St. that exceed ambient noise levels between 3 a.m. and 7 a.m. on Thursday, March 16, 2017. The area is bounded by Girod Street, Lafayette Street, Magazine Street and Tchoupitoulas Street.
A construction company will conduct concrete pours at 1011 Julia St. that exceed ambient noise levels between 3 a.m. and 7 a.m. on Thursday, March 16, 2017. The area is bounded by Julia Street, S. Rampart Street, O’Keefe Avenue and Girod Street.
Residents are advised to be patient and should 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. Warehouse District residents are encouraged to contact Gibbs Construction with questions or concerns at (504) 603-2023. CBD residents are encouraged to contact Woodward Design+Build, LLC with questions or concerns at (504) 388-1129.