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File #: 2015-2258    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Died due to expiration of legislative council session
File created: 11/20/2015 In control: Committee on Land Use and Economic Development
On agenda: 11/23/2015 Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
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Title: Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Nine, Zoning Code, Article IV, Chapter 916, Residential Compatibility Standards, Section 916.05, Operating Hours, 916.06, Noise, Chapter 917, Operational Performance Standards, and Article IX, Chapter 926, Definitions, to provide current and more enforceable construction and noise standards for the City of Pittsburgh.
Indexes: PGH. CODE ORDINANCES TITLE 09 - ZONING
Attachments: 1. 2015-2258
Related files: 2016-0034
Title
Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Nine, Zoning Code, Article IV, Chapter 916, Residential Compatibility Standards, Section 916.05, Operating Hours, 916.06, Noise, Chapter 917, Operational Performance Standards, and Article IX, Chapter 926, Definitions, to provide current and more enforceable construction and noise standards for the City of Pittsburgh.

Body
Be it resolved by the Council of the City of Pittsburgh as follows:

Section 1. The Pittsburgh Code, Title Nine, Zoning Code, Article IV, Chapter 916, Residential Compatibility Standards, Section 916.05, Operating Hours, is hereby amended as follows:

916.05. - Operating Hours.
The following operating hour restrictions shall apply to all development that is subject to Residential Compatibility Standards:
916.05.A Collection of Garbage and Recyclables
No use subject to Residential Compatibility Standards shall be served by garbage or recyclables collection services between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.
916.05.B Loading Operations
No use subject to Residential Compatibility Standards shall conduct loading or unloading operations between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.
916.05.C Construction Operations [Reserved]
No use subject to the Residential Compatibility Standards shall conduct construction activities including, but not limited to, demolition, excavation and erection, unless within a fully enclosed structure, between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.

Section 2. The Pittsburgh Code, Title Nine, Zoning Code, Article IV, Chapter 916, Residential Compatibility Standards, Section 916.06, Noise, is hereby amended as follows:
916.06. - Noise.
No use that is subject to Residential Compatibility Standards shall generate noise in excess of forty-five (45) fifty-five (55) dB(A), or three (3) dB(A) above Background Sound Level, whichever is greater, between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. or in excess of fifty-five (55) sixty-five (65) dB(A), or thr...

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