Construction Hours

The Eagle Town Board of Trustees passed an ordinance amending the Eagle Municipal Code concerning permitted construction hours. The intent of this letter is to inform you of the new construction hours and related construction activities so as to avoid any miscommunication and issues which may arise. The following is the ordinance verbatim:

A. Permitted Construction Hours & Activities
Construction and related construction support activities shall be limited to the construction hours and activities described in this Section. For the purpose of this Section, the term “construction and related construction support activity” include the operation of any construction device or power equipment which is attended by loud or unusual noise as determined by the Town’s Building Inspector as well as noise attributed to workers arriving on the job site such as loud talking, laughing, or singing; vehicular noise, the playing of radios or other music; assembling, moving, or stacking of Construction materials; deliveries; and the running of motors engines, or generators.

Construction hours and related construction activities shall be limited to the following:
  • Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
No outside construction or related construction support activities shall be permitted at any time on Sundays. Finish work and related support activities that occur within a fully enclosed structure is permitted between the hours of 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Sundays.
Holidays: January 1, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
All construction and construction support related activities are prohibited.

B. Exceptions
1. When an emergency condition exists, necessary construction and related activities shall be permitted at any hour or day of the week. Such emergency work shall be completed as rapidly as possible in order to prevent any disruption or disturbance to occupants of adjacent properties.
2.The Building Official and/or Town Engineer may grant a waiver to the limitations on construction and related construction activities on a case by case basis.

Should you have any questions regarding these hours set forth in the ordinance, please contact the Town Offices at 970-328-6354.