Codes & Permits
- There is construction going on in my neighborhood. When is work allowed to start and when must it end?
There is a noise ordinance for the Town. Please see Title 8, Chapter 16 of the Atherton Municipal Code for further details.
- I am hosting an event at my residence. Is there a permit required to do this?
Some events require permits, others do not. You can find out more about the requirements associated with events by reviewing Chapter Town of Atherton Municipal Code Title 17, Chapter 56.
- I am planning an event that will include live music. Is there a noise ordinance related to amplified entertainment?
Please read about permits for noise levels in the Atherton Municipal code in Chapter 8, Section 16.070
- Do I need a permit to park my vehicle in the Atherton Caltrain parking lot?
You do not need a permit, however, if you are parking for an extended amount of time please inform the Police Department at (650) 688-6500.