The following By-Laws are requested most frequently. For a full list of the City's By-Laws, please click here.

Please click here to submit a complaint.

 Noise

By-Law #079-1996 prohibits specific types of noise by time and place. Any person can make an application to Council to be granted an exemption from any of the provisions of this By-law. For more information please contact the Building and By-Law Division at Extension #2310.

 Litter

By-Law #051-1996 prohibits persons to throw, place or deposit refuse or debris on any private or public property.  For more information please contact the Building and By-Law Division at Extension #2310.

 Smoking
By-Law #112-2007 prohibits persons smoking within nine (9) meters of the entrance or exit of any municipal building or facility. For all other smoking inquiries/complaints, please contact the EOHU or refer to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act.
 Swimming & Fishing
No person or domestic animal shall swim or bate and no person shall fish within 75 meters of:
  1. Marina 200
  2. Grays Creek Outer Area Docks (located south of Boundary Rd/Montreal Rd intersection)
  3. Lamoureux Park and Guindon Park Boat Launches
  4. Rotary Eco Garden, located in Lamoureux Park south of Cumberland Street.

For more information please contact the Building and By-Law Division at Extension #2310.

Wildlife

It is prohibited to feed water-fowl in all of Lamoureux Park.

Dangers of feeding wildlife:

  1. You will attract unwanted animals to your home and neighbourhood;
  2. Animals can become more aggressive; and
  3. Human food is unhealthy for animals and may cause disease, injury or death.

For all wildlife concerns on private property, please contact a local trapper or the Ministry of Natural Resources at 1-800-667-1940

For wildlife concerns on City property please contact the Building and By-Law Division at Extension #2310.

Zoning

For zoning enforcement issues related to:

    1. Temporary garages (tempos);
    2. Accessory structures;
    3. Front lawn parking;
    4. Recreational vehicles (RV's);
    5. Commercial operations in residential areas; and
    6. Recycling/salvage yards.

Contact the Building and By-Law Division at Extension #2310.

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