Smoking prohibited in parks or parkland or any other land used for leisure or recreation which the City owns or controls; smoking also prohibited in customer service areas, including patios, except those catering exclusively to patrons ages 16 and over. Broad definition of smoking not exclusive to tobacco and includes waterpipes.
Products IncludedCigarettes, Cigars, Pipes, Other Weeds and Substances, Waterpipes
“Smoke” or “Smoking” means to inhale, exhale, burn, or carry a lighted cigarette, cigar, pipe, hookah pipe, or other lighted smoking equipment that burns tobacco or other weed or substance.
Places Smoking ProhibitedParks
Patios - Restaurants
Playgrounds, which may include Splash Pads and Wading Pools
Sports and Recreational Fields and Facilities
This bylaw is considered leading edge because it explicitly includes waterpipes as well as other weeds and substances.
Date Passed: August 10, 2010
Date in Force: August 10, 2010
Date Last Amended:
Leading Edge: Yes
Level of Government: Municipal
Smoke-free Ontario Act Status: Exceeds Smoke-free Ontario Act
Bylaw Under Development? No
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