Peggy Petrey, left, who lives near Track 29, stands with Chip Henderson, chairman of a Chattanooga City Council committee considering a change in the city's sound ordinance Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, in Chattanooga, Tenn. Henderson holds a decibel meter while council members and others listen outside the city council room, where a sound system had been set up to play music at various volume levels.
Photo by John Rawlston .
published Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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For 30 minutes Tuesday, the City Council chambers sounded more like a music hall than a legislative meeting place.