A. The city council declares and finds that excessive, unnecessary and annoying noise levels are detrimental to the public health, welfare and safety and contrary to the public interest as follows:
1. By interfering with the comfortable enjoyment of life, the full use and enjoyment of property, and with the conduct and operation of business and industry;
2. By contributing to hearing impairment and a wide range of adverse physiological and psychological stress conditions; and
3. By adversely affecting the value of real property.
B. It is the intent of this chapter to protect persons from excessive levels of noise and the following regulations are enacted for this purpose. (Ord. 3924 § 3, 1999)