Smoking prohibited within 9 m of municipal buildings, i.e. “Buildings open to the public and owned by the Municipality.” Designated smoking areas identified by signage. The bylaw mentions only entrances, not operable windows or air intakes. Eighteen (18) municipal buildings are named in the bylaw.
Products IncludedCigarettes, Cigars, Pipes
None provided in the bylaw, but the preamble mentions “smoke from idling cigarettes, cigars and pipes.”
Places Smoking ProhibitedDoorways, air intakes, operable windows
Buffer ZonesDoorways, Air Intakes and Operable Windows - Buffer Zone 1-10 m
Designated smoking areas are allowed, which is not recommended.
The bylaw states, “The enforcement of this by-law is intended to be self-regulating and on the honour system for compliance with the community at large, participants and individuals providing friendly reminders.”
Date Passed: December 13, 2011
Date in Force: December 13, 2011
Date Last Amended:
Leading Edge: No
Level of Government: Municipal
Smoke-free Ontario Act Status: Exceeds Smoke-free Ontario Act
Bylaw Under Development? No
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