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File #: RES PH 11-990    Version: 1
Type: Resolution-Public Hearing Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 8/3/2011
Title: Approving the application of Sarah VanSickle for a sound level variance in order to provide amplified music and the use of a P.A. sound system from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. on August 12, 13, & 14, 2011 during the Irish Fair of MN at Harriet Island.
Sponsors: Dave Thune
Attachments: 1. SLV Irish Fair Application.pdf, 2. SLV Irish Fair ENS.pdf, 3. Applicant Irish Fair Notification Letter.pdf, 4. District Council 3, 9, & 17 Irish Fair Notification Letter.pdf, 5. Propety Notification Irish Fair Map.pdf, 6. Property Owners Irish Fair List.pdf, 7. Property Owners Irish Fair Notification Example.pdf
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Approving the application of Sarah VanSickle for a sound level variance in order to provide amplified music and the use of a P.A. sound system from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. on August 12, 13, & 14, 2011 during the Irish Fair of MN at Harriet Island.

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WHEREAS, Chapter 293 of the Saint Paul Legislative Code was enacted to regulate the subject of noise in the City of Saint Paul; and

WHEREAS, §293.09 provides for the granting of variances from the sound level limitations contained in §293.07, upon a finding by the City Council that full compliance with Chapter 293 would constitute an unreasonable hardship on the applicant, other persons or on the community; and

WHEREAS, Irish Fair of MN, represented by Sarah VanSickle, Executive Director, who has been designated as the responsible person on the application, has applied for a variance to provide use of P. A. amplified sound at Harriet Island; and

WHEREAS, applicant is seeking a variance for the hours of 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. on August 12, 13, & 14, 2011 during the Irish Fair of MN at Harriet Island; and

WHEREAS, if applicant is not granted a variance it will not be able to provide the use of P. A. sound system and amplified music at Harriet Island; and

WHEREAS, the Department of Safety and Inspections has reviewed the application and has made recommendations regarding conditions for the variance; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Saint Paul hereby grants a variance to Sarah VanSickle, subject to the following conditions:

1) The variance shall be for the hours of 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. on August 12, 13, & 14, 2011 during the Irish Fair of MN at Harriet Island.

2) All electronically powered equipment used in conjunction with the event shall not exceed 100 dBA as measured at 100 feet from the sound source.

3) The applicant shall provide personnel and equipment who shall provide continuous sound level monitoring at each sound mix during the hours...

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