Noise

Noise From Motor Vehicles: Section 34.087


It is unlawful for any person operating or controlling a motor vehicle to operate any radio, stereo receiver, compact disc player, cassette tape player, or other similar device in the motor vehicle in such a manner that, when operated, it is:
  • Audible in a public place or on private property other than that owned or occupied by the person at a distance of 30 feet or more from the vehicle
  • Causes vibration that can be felt at a distance of 30 feet or more from the vehicle

Nuisance: Section 34.088


It is unlawful for a person who owns, occupies, or acts as a property manager for a residence to allow the residence to become or to remain a nuisance due to excessive noise.

Tips


  • If you can hear noise while standing on your property line - it is too loud.
  • Exchange phone numbers with your neighbors.