Construction and Delivery Hours

Posted on February 8, 2018 in

9.36.070 – Construction projects

 

A. No person shall operate any pile driver, power shovel, pneumatic hammer, derrick power hoist, forklift, cement mixer or any other similar construction equipment within a residential district or within a radius of 500 feet therefrom at any time other than as listed below:

  1. From 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday through Friday;
  2. From 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday;
  3. Operation of any of the listed construction equipment is prohibited on Sundays and holidays.

B. No person shall perform any construction or repair work on buildings, structures or projects within a residential district or within a radius of 500 feet therefrom in such a manner that a reasonable person of normal sensitiveness residing in the area is caused discomfort or annoyance at any time other than as listed below:

  1. From 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday through Friday;
  2. From 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday;
  3. Performance of construction or repair work is prohibited on Sundays and holidays.

C.  The prohibition against construction on Sundays and holidays as set forth in subsection B of this section shall not apply under either of the following conditions:

  1. The construction is actually performed by an individual who is the owner or lessor of the premises and who is assisted by not more than two individuals;
  2. The person performing the construction shall have provided the building official with a petition which indicates the consent of 65 percent of the households residing within 500 feet of the construction site and the unanimous consent of the households adjacent to the construction site. Said petition shall be on a form promulgated by said building official and shall be accompanied by a fee, the amount of which shall be established by resolution by the city council.

D.  The prohibitions of this section shall not apply to the performance of emergency work as defined in Section 9.36.030.

E.  For purposes of this section, holidays are New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Lincoln’s Birthday, Washington’s Birthday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

(Ord. 7150 § 2 (part), 2008)

17.40.070 – Limited Hours of Operation

 

C.  Special hours for truck loading, unloading, and trash pick-up. In the CD, CG, CL, CO, and IG zoning districts and within the commercial districts of specific plan areas, truck loading, unloading, and trash pick-up for any use that is located within 300 feet of a residential zoning district is allowed only between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, and between 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays. No truck loading, unloading, or trash pick-up is allowed on Sundays.