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Request for noise exemption - Queen's University ReUnion Street Festival event

July 13, 2016 -

The Alma Mater Society at Queen's University has applied for an exemption to the City of Kingston's Noise Control Bylaw for the following event:

A "ReUnion Street Festival" on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, on Union Street, between University and Division, including lands beside Fifth Field Company Lane. It is proposed that sound testing be conducted between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. and that the event follow from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.

The amplified noise associated with this event is not permitted at any time in residential areas, and loud voices (yelling, shouting, hooting, whistling and singing) is not permitted between 9 p.m. and 7 a.m. (9 a.m. on Sundays)  in residential areas, according to Section 4.2, under Schedule B of Noise Control Bylaw 2004-52.

Anyone wishing to object to this exemption should deliver concerns in writing or by email by 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 21 to:

City of Kingston
Greg McLean, licensing & enforcement
216 Ontario St.
Kingston, ON K7L 2Z3                                             

Phone: 613-546-4291 ext 1336
Fax: 613-542-1332
Email: gmclean@cityofkingston.ca
Located at: 216 Ontario St.

This matter will be considered during the regular council meeting that at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 9.

Notice of collection: Personal information collected is pursuant to the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (and all other applicable privacy provincial and federal legislation). Such legislation is reviewed and applied for the collection, use, disclosure and destruction of the information. The personal information collected as a result of this public notice will be used to assist in making a decision on this matter. All names, addresses, opinions and comments collected will be made available for public disclosure. Questions regarding this collection should be forwarded to Greg McLean, Licensing and Enforcement, 216 Ontario St., Kingston, Ontario, K7L 2Z3 or by emailing gmclean@cityofkingston.ca.