New regulation: complete smoking ban for all District parks and trails

On November 25, 2019, Council adopted a bylaw prohibiting smoking in all District parks and trails.

Council voted unanimously at the meeting on November 4, 2019 to apply the ban to all municipal parks, including wooded trails.

Those caught vaping, or smoking tobacco or cannabis in District parks and trails will be subject to a $100 fine.

Smoking is also prohibited on the grounds of any municipal building used for public recreation, Lynn Valley Village, or Maplewood Farm.

View the staff report to Council and learn more about the new bylaw