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The Noise By-law (Chapter 1055 of the Town of Richmond Hill's Municipal Code) provides for the times that certain noises may not be emitted.
Operation of Tools for Domestic Purposes
The operation of any tool for domestic purposes, including lawn mowers, leaf blowers or any other device used for landscaping is limited to the hours of 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on any day of the week.
The operation of any equipment in connection with construction is limited to the hours of 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday to Saturday.
The operation of any construction equipment is prohibited on Sundays and Statutory Holidays.
For more detailed information on the Noise By-law, please refer to the Town of Richmond Hill's Municipal Code and scroll down to the section entitled 'Protection', Chapter 1055.
If you have a noise complaint, please contact the Town's By-law Enforcement Division at (905) 771-0198. If your complaint is outside of Town office hours (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) then it is recommended that you contact York Regional Police at 1-866-8POLICE(76-5423).