NYC Noise: by borough

NYC 311 Service Requests database: ¬†13.1 million rows, 53 columns.Complaint Type = ¬†Noise : 1,995,357 across all 5 boroughs. (excluding noise from (broken) manhole covers and something called “Noise Survey”) Brooklyn overtook Manhattan in terms of noise,...

NYC Noise: by borough -table

Total number of noise complaints from 1/2010 to 9/2016: 1,999,928 This excludes noise related to manhole covers (see here) 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 (9/30) Total Bronx 40437 37173 41745 47698 59375 68677 75035 370140 Brooklyn 57356 57172 65441 76160 99947...

NYC Noise from Jan 1, 2010 till September 30, 2016

What’s special about Jan 1, 2010? Nothing. That’s from when (revamped) 311 data at NYC Open Data starts. Total number of service requests to 311 from 1/1/2010 to 9/30/2016: 14,107,068 Total number of complaints related to noise: 1,999,928 Not considered in...

NYC Noise

In the beginning was the ….. jackhammer drilling. And there was every kind of noise that you hear with construction, magnified by the nighttime stillness and surrounding quiet and amplified by the concrete canyon that forms between the apartment building I live...