To view additional prohibited acts and exceptions please reveiw sections 17-4-114 and 17-4-115 of the Town's Muncipal Code.
Allowable noise levels are determined by the property's zoning. Property zoning may be determined by referring to the Town's zoning map. If you have questions regarding a property's zoning please contact the Planning Information Center at (843)341-4757.
Should you have a noise complaint, you may contact the following people:
Monday through Friday 8 :00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. contact a Code Enforcement Officer:
Howard Williamson - 843-341-4642
After 5:00 P.M. or Saturday or Sunday, you must contact the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office at (843)524-2777.
If you have previously contacted the Sheriff's Department and they have responded and requested the violator to turn the noise down, and the violator either turns the noise down for a while or the next night you have to call the Sheriff Department again, you have the following alternatives:
It is unlawful for any person to allow any dog to bark to such an extent it disturbs the peace of any other person.