Township of Washington, NJ
Gloucester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Washington 8-23-2007 by Ord. No. 28-2007. Amendments noted where applicable.]
A. 
Except as otherwise provided below, smoking shall be prohibited in all public buildings and grounds owned or occupied by the Township of Washington. Smoking shall also be prohibited in or on any publicly owned parks, sports fields and/or recreational areas within the Township of Washington.
B. 
Smoking shall only be permitted in specific designated areas outside of municipal-owned buildings only where full-time employees of the Township of Washington report to work. The Director of Municipal Services shall be responsible for establishing a designated smoking area on grounds outside of such occupied public buildings. Appropriate signage shall be installed which will identify the designated smoking area, and indicate, "except in this designated smoking area, smoking is otherwise prohibited in all public buildings and on all grounds owned or occupied by the Township of Washington as well as all publicly owned parks, sports fields and recreation areas."
The Director of Municipal Services shall implement this chapter by posting signs warning of the prohibition, and by taking any other actions necessary to ensure compliance with this chapter.
Violations of the provisions of this chapter shall be punishable as provided in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article I, § 1-4, General penalty.