On 28 April 2015, Section 2.1 of By-law Number 093-2003 was amended to include the following smoke-free places: (u) Parks, (v) Athletic Fields and (w) Brock Trail.
Products IncludedCigarettes, Cigars, Pipes
“Smoke” or ‘smoking” means produce or production of secondhand smoke, and includes the holding of lighted tobacco.
Places Smoking ProhibitedParks
Sports and Recreational Fields and Facilities
This is a leading edge bylaw because it prohibits smoking on trails. Given that the Smoke-Free Ontario Act now prohibits smoking on sports and recreational fields, this element of Brockville’s bylaw is moot.
Date Passed: July 22, 2003
Date in Force: July 22, 2003
Date Last Amended: April 28, 2015
Leading Edge: Yes
Level of Government: Municipal
Smoke-free Ontario Act Status: Exceeds Smoke-free Ontario Act
Bylaw Under Development? No
Please find contact information related to this bylaw, and links to supporting materials.
- Online query form instead of email
- By-law 093-2003 (not yet consolidated to include changes of 28 April 2015)
- Minutes of the meeting of 28 April 2015
- Community Services Committee Report