It will soon be illegal to smoke on any city owned, operated or leased land in Westfield, Mass., as on Thursday the city council voted 13-0 in favor of a smoking ban.
City Councilor Ralph Figy told WWLP.com that while there are still specifics about enforcement to be finalized, the ban will go into effect by the end of the year. The city has yet to post the ordinance on its website.
Westfield is located in western Massachusetts, just over 10 miles west of Springfield. It had a 2013 population estimate of 41,301 residents.