Seattle Parks invites public comment on proposed smoking ban

Seattle Parks and Recreation is receiving public comment on its proposed smoking ban through May 7. A written briefing on the proposal is available here.

There are two ways to provide input:

  • Complete an online Mindmixer survey. Just click on the link and follow the prompts to respond to the question. The deadline is Thursday, May 7.
  • Send a written comment to the Board of Park Commissioners to rachel.acosta@seattle.gov. The deadline is Thursday, May 7.

The Board of Park Commissioners will discuss the proposed smoking ban at its regular meeting on May 14, and make a recommendation to the superintendent. The superintendent will take the Board’s recommendation into consideration, and issue a final ruling in mid- to late May.