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Noise Ordinances

wolfie and studentKeep Noise to a Minimum

Did you know that your neighbors have the right to alert police of a noise disturbance? A noise disturbance is defined as sounds that may endanger the safety or health of any person, disturb a reasonable person of normal sensitivities, or endanger personal or real property.

Respect your neighbors' right to enjoy their peaceful surroundings. Here are some general rules of thumb:

  • When hosting a party, remember that you are responsible for managing noise levels
  • Remind your guests to be considerate of your neighbors
  • Tell your neighbors of your plans and how they can contact you if they have concerns
See www.stonybrook.edu/titleix for more information and/or to report an incident.