Latest Noise regulation Stories

2009-03-12 12:08:17

Authorities in Rochdale, England, said a couple's television and stereo system were seized after numerous noise complaints went unheeded. Council officials and police raided the home of Paul and Amanda Cregan and seized the couple's $3,449 TV and $620 music system, The Daily Telegraph reported Thursday. The

2009-02-02 15:01:00

FAIRFAX, Va., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Era Systems Corporation, a subsidiary of SRA International, Inc. (NYSE: SRX), today announced it has been awarded a contract by the City of Phoenix to upgrade its noise and flight track monitoring solution at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

2008-09-29 09:00:36

By IAN SWANSON Scottish EDINBURGH Airport bosses have been urged to bring in lower noise limits for planes after a system of fines helped cut the racket endured by people living near the flightpath.

2008-09-12 18:00:24

By Andrew Dagnell CARDIFF Airport may offer homeowners living near the runway double glazing and extra insulation because of aircraft noise. Using hi-tech equipment, aviation chiefs monitored the amount of noise caused by arriving and departing planes during the peak summer season.

2008-09-08 12:00:26

By KATHRYN TORNEY GEORGE Best Belfast City Airport has hit back at claims that aircraft noise is causing problems for many local schools. Campaign group Belfast City Airport Watch has called on Environment Minister Sammy Wilson to take urgent action following its survey.

2008-09-08 09:00:24

By Barbara Zivica Antioch Mayor Don Freitas, backed by Councilman Brian Kalinowski, was right to disagree with the Antioch Council's decision to extend the registration deadline for owners of RVs parked on Antioch property. Those RVers have until 5 p.m.

2008-08-28 12:01:04

By LINDA McKEE Residents of two streets are appealing to Belfast City airport bosses to fund noise-proofing measures for their homes.

2008-08-19 12:00:38

By ROBERT EVATT The Tulsa Airports Improvements Trust approved a bid of $1.66 million Thursday for noise mitigation work on 60 homes affected by the eight-year-old, $50 million aircraft noise mitigation program. The winning and lowest bidder was Northeast Noise Abatement Corp. of Warwick, R.I.

2008-08-12 06:00:40

By Alan Levin NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- The ambient noise around this upscale community's antique stores and fashion boutiques consists of idling SUVs and a few whooping children.

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