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null Public Notice - Request for Noise Exemption - Queen's University Orientation Week Event

July 11, 2017 -

The Orientation Roundtable of the Alma Mater Society, Queen's University, on behalf of the Commerce Society Orientation Committee, has applied for an exemption to the City of Kingston's Noise Control By-Law for the following event:

A "COMMchella" event, a semi-formal dance with music provided by a DJ, on Thursday, September 7, 2017, located at the Agnes Benidickson Field, off 5th Field Company Lane, 43 University Ave. It is proposed that sound testing be conducted between 8:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. and that the event will take place from 9:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

The amplified noise associated with this event is not permitted at any time in residential areas, according to Section 4.2, under Schedule B of the City of Kingston's Noise Control By-Law 2004-52.

Anyone wishing to object to this exemption should deliver their concerns in writing or by e-mail by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, July 21, 2017 to:

City of Kingston
Greg McLean, Licensing & Enforcement
216 Ontario Street
Kingston, ON K7L 2Z3

Phone: 613-546-4291, ext. 1336
Fax: 613-542-1332
Located at: 216 Ontario Street

This matter will be considered during the regular Council Meeting that commences at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 8, 2017.

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 Street, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 2Z3 or by e-mailing