Smoking in Library Facilities

Policy #005

  • Adopted: September 24, 1990
  • Effective: October 1, 1990

In the interest of public health and in compliance with Michigan laws, the Kalamazoo Public Library shall maintain a smoke-free environment in all Library facilities.

Smoking is not permitted in any facility owned, operated, or leased by the Library. Appropriate signs shall be placed in each of the Library's facilities stating that smoking is prohibited.

Specific regulations regarding this policy and its implementation in the various Library facilities shall be developed and promulgated by the Michigan Department of Health. Such rules shall also specify the enforcement procedure which will be followed by the administration relative to this policy.