by awake1
Tue Nov 10, 2015 2:39 am
 
Forum: Vehicles
Topic: How to control the noise of vehicles?
Replies: 8
Views: 4899
Your article says nothing about enforcing muffler laws, the single biggest preventable cause of noise pollution.
by awake1
Sat Nov 07, 2015 7:41 pm
 
Forum: Vehicles
Topic: How to control the noise of vehicles?
Replies: 8
Views: 4899
The simple answer is to equip all vehicles with mufflers that meet strict requirements for controlling noise emissions, which is exactly what the law requires. The real question is why isn't the law enforced? When you have the answer to that question then you will understand why this is a fight agai...
by awake1
Sun Oct 25, 2015 7:44 pm
 
Forum: Legislation
Topic: H.R.3384 - Quiet Communities Act of 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 4310
Dear Bass... There is already a petition for that which I posted previously. I have worked to get it publicized for 8 months and it has only less than 6oo signatures. I have that petition on change.org and moveon.org, and the combined total is less than 800. It is very disappointing how little peopl...
by awake1
Tue Oct 13, 2015 11:34 am
 
Forum: Legislation
Topic: H.R.3384 - Quiet Communities Act of 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 4310
Hello all,
Here is an historic opportunity to change the balance of power in the noise arena. Contact your elected officials in Washington and let them know you want this bill to pass and be signed into law.
https://www.congress.gov/bill/114th-con ... /3384/text
by awake1
Sat Oct 03, 2015 9:59 pm
 
Forum: Residential
Topic: Rude hornlock neighbor
Replies: 24
Views: 15312
Too bad funding for the Office of Noise Abatement and Control of the EPA had it's budget eliminated by Reagan so that they couldn't enforce the provisions of the noise control act of 1972. Hornlocks aren't a product that would have been approved and wouldn't exist if that office were functioning the...
by awake1
Sun Sep 27, 2015 9:35 pm
 
Forum: Legislation
Topic: O.N.A.C. petition
Replies: 0
Views: 3021
Greetings fellow noise control activists. I would like to invite you all to sign this petition. https://www.change.org/p/the-united-states-house-of-representatives-the-united-states-senate-and-president-barack-obama-reestablish-funding-for-the-office-of-noise-abatement-and-control-onac-within-the-un...