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Posted at 8:37 AM, Dec 31, 2019
and last updated 2020-01-02 09:42:49-05

In November 2019, the city of Grand Rapids passed a new noise ordinance. Tom Sinas explains that the new ordinance updates technical, decibel-based standards with new “reasonableness” language. He also outlines how noise violations will now be handled and the city’s attempt to decriminalize this offense. So, if you have a recurrent noisy neighbor, or like to keep things on the louder side on your own property, this is a segment you won’t want to miss.

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