BANNING SMOKING IN GREEN SPACES

BANNING SMOKING IN GREEN SPACES AND PARKS IN WESTMOUNT

Through a unanimous vote, Westmount became one of several cities in Canada to effectively ban the smoking of cannabis in parks and green spaces. According to Top Shelf BC, The legalization of smoking recreational cannabis in Canada was made effective in October. However, lawmakers in Westmount have gone a step further to ensure that cannabis will not be smoked in public areas.
Reasons for ban
Westmount Mayor Christina Smith said that though there was a law allowing people to smoke recreational cannabis in Canada…