Town of Lexington, MA
Middlesex County
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The Director of Public Works may temporarily establish a zone of quiet upon any street where a person is seriously ill, if requested to do so by the written statement of a registered physician certifying to its necessity. Said temporary zone of quiet shall embrace all territory within a radius of 200 feet of the building occupied by the person named in the request of said physician. Said temporary zones of quiet shall be designated by the police by placing at a conspicuous place in the street a sign or marker bearing the words "Zone of Quiet."
[Amended 9-23-2002; 6-18-2007]
No person operating a motor vehicle within any designated and signed zone of quiet shall sound the horn or other warning device of said vehicle except in an emergency. Violation of this section is a civil infraction with a maximum fine of $60.