Smokefree Santa Clara

Jamie Sternberg, Esq.

April 2019

On February 5, 2019, the City of Santa Clara adopted a new Smoking and Tobacco Regulations Ordinance, expanding smoking restrictions in multi-unit residences effective August 1, 2019. (It also expanded smoke free restrictions in many public areas).

  • It requires no smoking signs to be posted, certain lease provisions, and written notice to violators.
  • It also prohibits smoking in places of employment in the City of Santa Clara, and requires that employers maintain a written smoking policy.

For assistance complying with the new ordinance, contact Jamie Sternberg at (619)744-0863 or

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