Community Updates

Outdoor Power Equipment Blower Noise Policy Effective January 1, 2023

Effective January 1, 2023, any individual or entity engaged in landscape maintenance or cleanup or removal for hire shall not utilize commercial-grade leaf blower equipment unless such equipment has been rated by the manufacturer specifications as operating at or below a maximum of 75 dBA (per American National Standards Institute (“ANSI”) Standards B175.2-2000 (R2005). Any leaf blower equipment used in the Sea Pines community after January 1, 2023, shall contain a label confirming such rating.
The policy shall not apply to landscape maintenance or cleanup on the following:
a. Golf courses;
b. Tennis facilities;
c. Stables;
d. Leisure trails;
e. Commercial Parking Areas or common areas owned by Commercial Owners;
f. Road rights of way;
g. Any Residential Property for purposes of cleanup only, following a named tropical storm, hurricane, or other major storms as declared by CSA, that directly affects Sea Pines;
h. Open space and lands managed or owned by CSA.
Click here to view the Sea Pines CSA Outdoor Power Equipment Blower Noise Policy.