Village of Ridgewood, NJ
Bergen County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Village Council of the Village of Ridgewood 9-14-1982 by Ord. No. 1859. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Peace and good order — See Ch. 215.
Poppers — See Ch. 221A.
A. 
The making, creating or permitting of any unreasonable and unnecessary loud or disturbing noise in the Village of Ridgewood is hereby prohibited.
B. 
The type of noise intended to be prohibited is noise of such character, intensity or duration as to be detrimental to the life, health or welfare of any individual or which steadily or intermittently annoys, disturbs, injures or endangers the comfort, repose, peace or safety of any individual.
C. 
The trier of fact in any prosecution brought under this section shall apply the standards and principles of common-law nuisance in determining whether the noise is unreasonable and unnecessary.
[Added 12-12-2001 by Ord. No. 2766]
The sounding of any train whistles or horns in the Village of Ridgewood is prohibited on any day at any time except in the case of an emergency.