Enjoy Delta's Smoke-Free Parks & Open Spaces!
Feb 04, 2016
Get Some Fresh Air!
To promote a healthy, smoke-free society, Delta Council has approved an amendment to the Smoking Bylaw that prohibits smoking in all of Delta's parks and open spaces, including:
- play fields/areas/lots and playgrounds
- public squares, walkways and open spaces
- recreation or cultural facilities which are owned, possessed or operated by Delta and which are used, reserved or dedicated for public purposes.
The amended bylaw also addresses issues of fire safety and littering.
Delta Council's primary goal is voluntary compliance with the bylaw through education, but sometimes enforcement is necessary. For more information, please see the full Smoking Regulation Bylaw (No. 7481, 2015).