Smoke-free Air Ordinance Update

The City of Canton Mayor and Council have officially amended the Municipal Ordinance expanding the areas of the City where smoking is prohibited, including the use of e-cigarettes.

 No smoking (including e-cigarettes) in or on:

              • City Buildings

              • City Sidewalks

              • City Parks

              • City Playgrounds

              • City parking lots

              • Streets within Downtown Canton (Central Business District, as defined by the Canton Unified Development Code and Zoning Map)

Warnings will be issued initially, but a first violation will be subject to a fine of up to $50. A second offense within a calendar year could be subject to a fine of up to $100 and a third offense could be subject to a fine of $250.

Click here to see a map of the Downtown Area affected by this ordinance.

Ordinance No. 2018-0514-04    |     Approved 5.17.18