Maple Ridge, BC has modified Bylaw 6968-2013, A bylaw to regulate smoking in the District of Maple Ridge to include vapor products.
Use of vapor products is prohibited on and within 7.5 m of patios, in or within 7.5 m of an enclosed or partially enclosed transit shelter. Smoking is also prohibited within 7.5 m of beaches, wading pools or swimming pools. The bylaw states that smoking (which includes use of vapor products) is prohibited within 7.5 m of the areas of a municipal park, or playground where there are playing fields, picnic areas, food concessions or children’s play equipment present, or organized fitness activities taking place. Smoking and Vaping is not allowed anywhere on the grounds of any municipal recreational facility or within 7.5 m of any community centre or daycare facility.Maple Ridge BC6968-2013