January 31, 2023
by Mike Robinson.
To say Puslinch councillors were unhappy on May 4 might be an understatement.
GM BluePlan was hired earlier this year in response to councillor questions pertaining to the noise level assessment completed by dBA Environmental Inc. regarding the compressors at the Optimist Recreation Centre in Aberfoyle.
The dBA daytime report, when cross referenced with the township-supplied ORC compressor logs, suggests that a slight increase of 0.3 to 0.6 decibel increase is recorded when the ice rink compressors are running.
At the same time, Young noted there were times when the sound levels were higher when the compressor was not running.
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