Municipal Law Enforcement Update August 12 to 14, 2022

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(Tiny, Ontario) Over the period of August 12 to 14, Township By-law Officers were on full patrol responding to calls ranging from noise complaints to illegal parking and dog complaints.

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Charge(s)

Dog By-law - Permit dog on Balm Beach between June 1 and September 30

1

Noise By-Law – Cause or permit noise from any electronic device or other sound-producing equipment

8

Noise By-Law – Cause or permit a noise by yelling, shouting, or ringing bells

2

Township By-law Officers patrolled a total of 280 km via bikes and responded to 60 complaints.
By-law Officers issued 93 parking tickets for illegally parked vehicles. For current parking regulations visit the Township’s website at www.tiny.ca/parking.

The Township of Tiny would like to remind the community that Noise Control By-law #21-028, Section 3.1 states: “No person shall emit or cause or permit the emission of noise resulting from activity listed in Schedule “A” if clearly audible at a point of reception.” The following are two examples of complaints commonly reported to the municipality:

  • The operation of any electronic device or group of connected electronic devices incorporating one or more loudspeakers or other electromechanical transducers, and intended for the production, reproduction, or amplification of sound;
  • Persistent barking, calling or whining or other similar persistent noise made by any domestic pet or any other animal kept or used for any purpose other than agriculture;

Concerns regarding non-compliance can be reported to the Municipal Law Enforcement Department at 705-526-4136.

To review the Townships By-laws, visit: www.tiny.ca/bylaws
To review the By-law Department Coverage Hours, visit: www.tiny.ca/municipal-law-enforcement
To review recent By-law Enforcement Activity Reports, visit: www.tiny.ca/municipal-law-enforcement
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