Queens councilman introduces bill to increase fines for excessive noise from car speakers


Councilman Robert Holden introduced a bill on Thursday, Oct. 21, that would increase penalties for excessive noise from speakers on motor vehicles.

This bill would penalize anyone who attaches a speaker to the exterior of their vehicle with a $100 to $225 fine for the first violation. A second violation would be a civil penalty of $150 to $400 and up to $575 for a third.