Q: Can you oppose a construction project for health reasons if the prolonged noise will cause you to not be able to rest
A: You can oppose it for any reason, however township officials know that any project will create noise, traffic problems etc that effect residents, but deem it needed for improvement/modernization.
Tim Akpinar agrees with this answer
Another consideration is that in such cases, actual measurements could sometimes be necessary, where sound level readings need to demonstrate that specified decibel levels were exceeded (in violation of municipal noise regulations).
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