Section 1. Unnecessary Noises Generally.
No person shall make, continue or cause to be made or continued, any unnecessary or unusual noise between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. which either annoys, injures, or endangers the comfort, repose, health, or safety of others, or shall make, continue, or cause to be made or continued, between the hours of 8:00 p.m.. and 6:00 a.m., whether in the operation of any machine or the exercise of any trade or calling or otherwise, any noise which either annoys, injures, or endangers the comfort, repose, health, or safety of others, unless the making and continuing of the same be necessary for the protection or preservation of property or of the health, safety, life, or limb of the person.
Section 2. Operation of Radios, Phonographs, Etc.
No person owning, occupying, or having charge of any building or premises, shall allow any loud, excessive, or unusual noise in the operation or use of any radio, phonograph, or other mechanical or electrical sound-making or reproducing device, instrument, or machine, which loud, excessive, or unusual noise shall disturb the comfort, quiet, or repose of persons therein, or in the vicinity.
Section 3. Permit Necessary for Loudspeakers.
No person shall use or operate, or cause to be used or operated in any public street or place, or from any aircraft, or in front of or outside of any building, place, or premises, abutting on or adjacent to any public street or place, any device, apparatus, or instrument for the amplification of the human voice or any sound or noise, or other sound-making, or sound reproducing devices, without a written permit from the City Council.
Section 4. Advertising Noises.
No person shall make or cause to be made for the purpose of advertising or announcing his vocation or presence, or in connection with the buying or selling of any goods, wares, merchandise, services, or anything whatsoever, or with the carrying on of any trade, occupation, vocation, profit-making activity, an immoderate or excessive use of the voice, or of any bell, gong, horn, instrument, article, or device. The violation of this section in connection with any license or permit shall be cause of the revocation thereof.
Section 5. Manner of Conducting Business.
No person shall carry on or permit to be carried on any business or occupation in such a manner as to create unnecessary noise.