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Community input sought for new public nuisance by-law

GUELPH, ON, November 13, 2012 – The City of Guelph invites community members to participate in one or both upcoming town halls to learn more about the development of a new public nuisance by-law, ask questions, voice concerns and support, and provide comments. The City, with the assistance of Guelph Police Services, has developed a public nuisance by-law. The purpose is to provide by-law officers and police with tools to address minor, unwanted behaviour or activities on City-owned property and in certain limited cases, private land, without laying criminal charges. Of significance, the draft by-law provides tools to address: Activities that endanger the public using City facility Activities that damage City facilities or land, including protests, rallies or camping Parties on private property that may… Continue reading Community input sought for new public nuisance by-law