Noise Bylaw Exemptions
Purpose of Noise Bylaw Exemption
The Noise Bylaw Exemption allows construction projects to proceed outside of normal working days/hours under certain circumstances. The Exemption may be granted to construction projects by the General Manager if the project satisfies the following conditions (Refer to Bylaw 8856 Section 4.2.2);
- The volume of traffic in the area of the proposed construction is such as to cause danger to the workers on the job or to cause traffic congestion;
- The impact and inconvenience to residents in the area of the proposed construction can be minimized;
- The construction cannot be undertaken efficiently or safely during the normal working day; or
- Interruption of any during normal working day would cause any person undue hardship.
Noise Bylaw Exemption Application
All applicants must review Noise Regulation Bylaw 8856.
The following locations have been granted a Noise Bylaw Exemption:
|May 1-29, June 5, 2022
|10:00am-6:00pm||Canada Line at Capstan Station||Work will include concrete cutting and use of a generator, manlift and light hand tools.|
|May 28, June 18, 25, July 23, August 13, 2022
|6:00am-9:00pm||Richmond Centre Mall||Work will include foundation raft slab concrete pour.|
|June 11-12, 2022||8:00pm-7:00am||6402 Maple Road||Work will include shutting down the pump stations, only hand tools will be used.|
Contact Jaime Villaluz, Assistant Supervisor, Inspections, at Jaime.Villaluz@richmond.ca or 604-276-4014 for more information on exemptions to this Bylaw.