Sound Permit Application

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Conditions and Restrictions of Permit

  1. Permit Application must be submitted no less than 7 days prior the event. 
  2. The permit shall be limited tp the hours granted by the Village.
  3. The only sounds permitted shall be either music or human speech, or both.
  4. Speakers for sound amplification equipment shall be directed, to the extent feasible, toward open or unoccupied space and away from residentially occupied property.
  5. In any event, the volume of sound shall be so controlled that it will not be unreasonably loud, raucous, jarring, disturbing or a nuisance to reasonable persons of normal sensitiveness within the area of audibility. 
  6.  No permit shall cause or permit to be emanated or emitted from any such device any lewd, obscene, profane, or indecent language or sounds, or any false representation of any matter, product, or project advertised.
  7. The permit may include additional restrictions or conditions to the permit.
On the day of the event(s), the Police Department may revoke any permit if the sound is deemed to be in violation of any of the above restrictions.
  Indicates required field
Event Information   
Address of Event     
Zip Code     
Owner of Property     
Nature of Event     
Desicribe source of sound amplification (ex. DJ, Band, Public Address System)     
Have all neighbors been notified? (All neighbors must be notified in advance)     
Date of Event     
Start Time     
End Time     
Applicant Information   
First Name     
Last Name     
Contact Address     
Zip Code     
Contact Phone Number     
By submitting the Temporary Event Sound Waiver Permit, you hereby agree to all the above conditions and restrictions.   

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