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Noise Ordinance Updates & New Quiet Hours

Town of Michiana Shores Noise Regulations

For full details see Town of Michiana Shores Ordinance 2022-07, Noise Abatement and
Quiet Hours.
(Note: all times listed are Central Time)

  • Construction Noise (including landscaping work requiring noise-generating equipment)
    • Monday – Saturday allowed 8am – 7pm
    • Sunday – Prohibited
    • Legal Holidays (see below) – Prohibited
  • Yard Maintenance (using noise-generating equipment such as but not limited to, lawnmowers, leaf-blowers, chainsaws)
    • Monday – Saturday allowed 8am – 7pm
    • Sunday – allowed 10am – 7pm
  • Quiet Hours (no discernible noise beyond the residence or lot)
    • Sunday – Thursday 10pm – 8am the following day
    • Friday – 11pm to 8am the following day
    • Saturday – 11pm to 10am the following day
  • Legal Holidays
    • New Year’s Day
    • Good Friday
    • Memorial Day
    • Independence Day
    • Labor Day
    • Thanksgiving Day
    • Christmas Day
  • STR update regarding fireworks
    • No use of fireworks by Short-Term Rental guest at any time

Noise generated by snow removal or emergency responses are exempt from the regulations