This project assisted the EPA to operate and maintain the in-use vehicles noise reporting website system, and updated and enhanced the function of system in accordance with the suggestion of citizens and EPD. For the past seven years, over 250,000 report cases were received from the public reported and the police alerted. 31,091 vehicles noise cases were filtered and checked, it reduced the manpower and verification time spent by EPD. Supported not to change modified exhaust pipe again by the measured after passing vehicles. 1,330 noise complaint by EPD tested were checked and viewed, and compiled with analyzed of noise complaint cases in five year, To supply noise measure instruments and technological guidance support EPA for 11 places. Compiling 14 pieces of traffic noise improvement projects.
The other goals of this project included system maintenance and data collection of “The Noise Control Management Information System” and “The Noise Control Management Information Website”. This project implemented new functions to make system interface more friendly and satisfy requirements of the public and helped the local Environmental Protection Bureaus (EPB) users to edit and analysis noise control data on-line. In addition, the project also presented noise control data on “The Noise Control Management Information Website” and updated information regularly to provide the public with the latest information on the latest noise control activities. The project team developed many results this year. Within the project, the team implemented the database logon function of the complex of codes to promote the system security. They also upgraded functions of determinative output, data validation, inquiry and statistics, modified 2016 performance evaluation function for EPB. These functions could make the application be more efficient. There were about 68,383 noise inspection data had been transferred to this database. The project team expanded modified the environmental garden avenue web pages, neighborhood noise web pages and the low-frequency noise web pages. At the same time, the project team had renewed 144 web pages of noise control notice of local government.