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Noise pollution is a major and growing problem in the North Shore. Below are links that provide helpful information concerning noise regulations in New York City.
|New York City DEP Website - Noise Code and Complaints||New York City DEP||Link|
|Guide to New York City Noise Code||New York City||Link|
|Make some noise about NOISE!||Victoria Gillen||Noise is more than an annoyance - it is directly tied to hypertension, disruptions to the immune system, birth defects, and impaired cardiovascular systems... not to mention tinnitis, hearing loss, and lack of sleep. There are rules and regulations governing permissable noise levels. We want those...|