Noise Complaint FAQ


Huntington Beach Municipal Code (HBMC) regulating noise complaints
 
FAQ's
What are the permitted hours for leaf-blowers to be used in the City of Huntington Beach?

Under HBMC 8.40.095: Leaf Blowers, leaf blowers - leaf blowers may only be used between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 7:00 P.M. Monday through Saturday.  On Sunday or a Federal holiday, leaf blowers may only be used between the hours of 9:00 A.M. and 6:00 P.M.
What are the permitted hours for construction, repair, remodeling, or grading of real property in the City of Huntington Beach?

Under HBMC 8.40.090 (D): Special Provisions - residents with a valid City permit are allowed to commence construction, repair, remodeling, or grading of real property between the hours of 7:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. from Monday thru Friday, including Saturday.  On Sunday or a Federal holiday, construction, repair, remodeling, or grading of real property is not allowed.
What are the permitted hours for the maintenance of real property (i.e. tree trimming, window washing, lawn mowing, etc.) in the City of Huntington Beach?

Under HBMC 8.40.090 (F): Special Provisions - residents may conduct real property maintenance between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 7:00 P.M. Monday thru Saturday.  On a Sunday or Federal holiday, the hours associated with property maintenance shall be limited to 9:00 A.M. and 6:00 P.M.