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No permits for activities that produce sound contamination

SANTO DOMINGO. The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources reported that from now on it will not issue permits for parties and other activities in urban residential area with the aim of preventing harmful and bothersome noises that produce environmental contamination.

In this sense, they communicated that they will work in coordination with the mayors of the principle cities of the country in order to force compliance with what is established by laws 64-00 on the Environment and Natural Resources and 287-04 on Prevention, Suppression and Limitation of Damaging and Bothersome Noises that Produce Sonic Contamination, among other regulations.

A press communiqué indicated that the measure comes after the history of formal complaints over sonic contamination that is found in the database of the state ministry. Together with the measure, the Ministry of the Environment and Natural Resources, the municipal governments and the Municipal Police will begin a novel campaign of education for citizens in order to regulate the noises that are bothersome and damaging to the environment and health.

No permits for activities that produce sound contamination

Authorities will not issue permits for fiestas and other activities in urban residential areas

SANTO DOMINGO. The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources reported that from now on it will not issue permits for parties and other activities in urban residential area with the aim of preventing harmful and bothersome noises that produce environmental contamination.

In this sense, they communicated that they will work in coordination with the mayors of the principle cities of the country in order to force compliance with what is established by laws 64-00 on the Environment and Natural Resources and 287-04 on Prevention, Suppression and Limitation of Damaging and Bothersome Noises that Produce Sonic Contamination, among other regulations.

A press communiqué indicated that the measure comes after the history of formal complaints over sonic contamination that is found in the database of the state ministry. Together with the measure, the Ministry of the Environment and Natural Resources, the municipal governments and the Municipal Police will begin a novel campaign of education for citizens in order to regulate the noises that are bothersome and damaging to the environment and health.

Source: DiarioLibre

Category: DR News |

  1. Samson

    Loud chears High time that noise polution was dealt with. Should apply to motor cycles and vehicles as well So intrusive.

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