Residents can complain about dust when:

  • dust leaves a residential property (excluding multi-residential) and enters another premises;
  • dust is created as a result of residential construction activities; and,
  • a person (including a homeowner or company) failed to use one or a combination of the following dust control measures:
    • wetting the construction material;
    • using a wet saw;
    • using dustless saw technology;
    • tarping or otherwise containing the source of dust;
    • installing wind fencing or a fence filter; or
    • using a vacuum attachment when cutting.

If you have a concern about dust from residential construction, please contact 311.