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"Jake Brake" Noise

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I am looking for noise data for transport truck engine brakes (commonly referred to as "Jake Brakes") and for examples of by-laws that prohibit their use in residential areas.

Thanks,
Ralph
 

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From what I remember of the work I did on this issue, you can't actually prohibit the use "Jake Brakes" through a by-law. Some municipalities have put up courtesy signs though - I think I got some information from the Region Municipality of Waterloo (Ontario). They may also have put some up in Sudbury, after I left.
 
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