Noise Variance

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Please complete the application for a Noise Variance for amplified sound that may exceed the already permitted decibel levels within city limits.

Bend Code Chapter 5.50 Permitted Noise Limits - A variance is necessary if you plan to exceed these already permitted time and/or decibel limits. If a variance is not obtained, you will need to remain within these limits.

  • Residential Zone: 65 dBA 7am - 10pm | 60 dBA 10pm - 7am
  • Commercial Zone: 70 dBA 7am - 10pm | 65 dBA 10pm - 7am
  • Industrial Zone: 75 dBA 7am - 10pm | 70 dBA 10pm - 7am


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