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ORDINANCE NO. 1651 <br />AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHANTER 11 DELETING <br />REGULATION OF ANIMAL NOISE AND ENACTING SECTION 5 -11 <br />RELATING TO NOISY ANIMALS <br />The Town Council of the Town of Los Gatos hereby ORDAINS: <br />Section 1. <br />Section '11.10.065 of Chapter 11 of the Town Code is hereby amended to <br />read as follows: <br />Sec. 11.10.065. Make noise. <br />The phrase "make noise" includes noise made by a person or by a <br />machine under his or her control. <br />Cnrtinn 2 <br />Section 11.20.010 of Chapter 11 of the Torun Code is hereby amended to <br />read as follows: <br />Sec. 11.20.010. Measurement. <br />Noise is measured with a meter registering sound level in decibel <br />units according to the specifications for Type 1, 2, or 2A meters in the <br />American National Standards Institute Standard S1.4, Specifications for <br />Sound Level Meters, using "A" weighting and the slow response character- <br />istic. In this chapter, sound limits are in dBA. For purposes of this <br />chapter, the noise level is either the continuous measurement or the <br />repeated peak measurement indicated by the sound level meter. <br />Cprtinrn 3_ <br />Section 11.30.010 of Chapter 11 of the Town Code is hereby amended to <br />read as follows: <br />Sec. 11.30.010. General nighttime noise limits. <br />Suject to the exceptions in section 11.30.020, in the nighttime no <br />person shall make noise exceeding the limits in this table: <br />Receiving Zone <br />Residential <br />Residential <br />14 onresi denti al <br />Source Zone <br />Residential <br />Nonresidential <br />All <br />Noise Limit WBA <br />55 <br />60 <br />65 <br />For the purposes of nighttime limits (with additional provision in <br />section 11.30.020 concerning noise in streets), noise is measured on the <br />receiving property. If a different limit is specified in section <br />11.30.030, no person shall make a noise louder than that limit. <br />