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Old 03-24-2009, 08:56 AM
 
Location: Farmington Valley, CT
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Hello,

I am interested in knowing if Cary has a noise ordinance for things like excessive dog barking, teens tearing up and down streets in noisy cars, and neighbors blasting stereos, etc.... or if many of you in neighborhoods with an HOA have rules that keep these things in check. (And if so, are the rules actually abided by?)

thanks
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Old 03-24-2009, 09:01 AM
 
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I'm in Cary but we don't have a HOA since it's an older neighborhood. However, Cary does have a noise ordinance (basically between 11pm and 7am) and if there's a problem you can call the non-emergency police number and they'll send someone out to check into it. I had to do this before when someone's dog was barking all night. They do follow through.
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Old 03-24-2009, 09:02 AM
 
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
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Yes. See Cary Code of Ordinances Chapter 22, Division 2:

http://www.amlegal.com/nxt/gateway.d...ynorthcarolina
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Old 03-24-2009, 11:09 AM
 
Location: Cary, NC
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Cary does have noise ordinances that include things like barking dogs (I've not had any problems with teens "tearing up and down streets"), but enfocement in non HOA areas really depends on whether or not someone picks up the phone and complains.
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Old 03-24-2009, 11:14 AM
 
Location: Cary, NC
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Cary does have noise ordinances that include things like barking dogs (I've not had any problems with teens "tearing up and down streets"), but enfocement in non HOA areas really depends on whether or not someone picks up the phone and complains. In my limited experience with the Cary police, they've always been very responsive and professional.
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Old 03-24-2009, 12:19 PM
 
Location: Oxxford Hunt, Cary NC
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I think that noise ordinance violations would be enforced by the police, not by the HOA. I just took a look at the covenants for my neighborhood, and noise isn't even mentioned. If I was going to complain about my neighbor's constantly barking dogs (*sigh*) I'd call the police non-emergency number.
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Old 12-21-2009, 08:19 AM
 
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Yes. See Cary Code of Ordinances Chapter 22, Division 2:

[url=http://www.amlegal.com/nxt/gateway.dll/North%20Carolina/cary_nc/codeofordinancestownofcarynorthcarolina]Document Failed[/url]
This page does not work. I would like to look this up as if we sneeze too loud the cops are at our house.
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Old 12-21-2009, 08:25 AM
 
Location: Cary, NC
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This page does not work. I would like to look this up as if we sneeze too loud the cops are at our house.
Cary brought a new town web site "live" this year, and most old links do not work.
Try this (although I do not know exactly which page):
http://www.amlegal.com/pdffiles/Cary_pdf/code_CH22.pdf

Full file of Town Ordinances:
http://www.amlegal.com/library/nc/cary.shtml

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Old 03-16-2011, 04:46 PM
 
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Why do people leave their dogs out to bark incessantly. I can't believe how inconsiderate they can be. I want the laws to be stronger!!!!!!!
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Old 03-23-2011, 02:10 PM
 
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OMG for me its LAWN CARE people in a strip mall that i happen to live beside... ONLY separated by a little fence.... 12midnight till about 0300am EVERY wednesday and saturday nights they BLOW with a gas blower.. the parking lot... its so loud even with my windows shut... I AM AT MY BREAKING point.. then thing is they come back the NEXT DAY AND MOW and THEN BLOW again there is hardly ANY GRASS besides.. I live in Cary as well.. I am beside my self with the NOISE... I beleive not only is it a NUSANCE it also HURTS MY EARS and HEAD they were ear phones to protect there ears what AM i supposed to do... ANY CLUES what i should do.. MY COMPLEX doesnt seem to get it sadly because they are literally having it in there back yard i suppose...
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