The Township Committee of Egg Harbor, NJ which is located just west of Atlantic City is introducing an ordinance that would ban smoking at local parks.
The ordinance which would ban cigarettes, cigars, pipes, electronic smoking devices and chewing tobacco would be discussed at a local hearing on December 16, 2016 at 5:30pm. The meeting will take place at the Municipal Building located at 3315 Bargaintown Road.
If the measure is approved violations would be subject to fines ranging from $100 to $2,000.00. Penalties could also include a 90 day prison sentence and community service.