Noise Control

It is unlawful to operate gas-powered leaf blowers at any time from January 1-October 14 (allowed October 15-December 31 during designated hours). Battery-powered and electric leaf blowers may be used all year.

Timetable of Town Quiet Hours


Permissible Hours




Construction Activities

7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

9 a.m.-7 p.m.

Gas-Powered Blowers

10 a.m.-6 p.m. 
 (Oct. 15-Dec. 31)

12 p.m.-6 p.m. 
 (Oct. 15-Dec. 31)

All Other Gas-Powered Equipment

8 a.m.-8 p.m.

9 a.m.-7 p.m.

All Electric or Battery-Powered Equipment

8 a.m.-8 p.m.

9 a.m.-8 p.m.

Additional Resources

Montgomery County Noise Control