Prevention Policies Directory

Access current Canadian policies. Learn from other jurisdictions. Inform change.

We've listed 20 policies under your selection of "Location". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Brandon Bylaw 7124 – Zoning Bylaw

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Outlet density, Farmers' markets, Zoning, Food retail, Nutrition, Alcohol, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2016

Brandon Bylaw 7099 – Adequate Public Facilities Bylaw

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Brandon Bylaw 7080 – Southwest Brandon Secondary Plan

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Rural context, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Brandon Bylaw 7079 – North Gateway Secondary Plan

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Road safety, Streetscaping, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Brandon Planning District Development Plan

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycling infrastructure, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Active transportation
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2013

Brandon & Area Planning District Development Plan (BAPD)

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Rural context, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Brandon Bylaw 7010 – The HUB Secondary Plan

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Streetscaping, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

Brandon Bylaw 6965 – Solid Waste Collection and Disposal Bylaw

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2010
This bylaw regulates the collection, removal and disposal of solid waste and recycling material including hazardous waste.

Brandon Recreational Facilities Master Plan

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycling infrastructure, Pedestrian infrastructure, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2007

Brandon Bylaw 6875 – Residential Tax Abatement Program Bylaw

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2007
This bylaw implements a residential tax abatement program to encourage the rejuvenation of mature neighbourhoods in the City of Brandon by allowing homeowners to claim a municipal tax credit based on eligible home renovations. Eligible work items include asbestos removal and other environmental abatement requirements.

Brandon Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Plan

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2006
This plan provides a holistic approach to "prevent and manage pest problems at acceptable levels through effective, economical, and environmentally sound methods." The Plan emphasizes the minimization of the use of pesticides in pest control.

Brandon Bylaw 6814 – Renaissance District Tax Credit Bylaw

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2006
This bylaw is aimed at creating a "Renaissance District" in the City of Brandon through the implementation of a tax abatement program to encourage the renovation and redevelopment of eligible properties. Work items eligible for the municipal tax credit include asbestos removal and other environmental abatement requirements.

Brandon Bylaw 6825 – The Pesticide Management Bylaw

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2010
Year of adoption: 2006

This bylaw prohibits the application of pesticides on public properties (e.g. school, licensed day care center, park, playground, licensed senior citizens’ nursing homes, university, college, or hospital).

Brandon Bylaw 6740 – to establish a program of property tax credits to encourage and assist in the renovation and improvement of buildings designated as Municipal Heritage Sites

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2003
This bylaw establishes a program of property tax credits to encourage and assist in the renovation and improvement of buildings designated as Municipal Heritage Sites. Eligible work costs include asbestos removal.

Brandon Bylaw 6756 – Open Air Fires

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2003

This bylaw prohibits the burning of materials classified as dangerous goods or any material which, when burned, will generate black smoke or an offensive odour (e.g., asphalt, hydrocarbons, plastics, rubber materials, creosote woods, roofing materials and electrical wiring or equipment).

Brandon Bylaw 6685 – to regulate body art procedures involving minor aged children

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Infectious agents
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2002
This bylaw requires the operator or person in charge of a body art establishment to follow the infection control procedures found in Health Canada's “Infection Prevention and Control Practices for Personal Services: Tattooing, Ear/Body Piercing and Electrolysis.”

Brandon Greenspace Master Plan

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycling infrastructure, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2002

Brandon Bylaw 6642 – Zoning Bylaw

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Outlet density, Farmers' markets, Food retail, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Active transportation, Nutrition, Alcohol
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2001

Brandon Bylaw 5463/16/87 – Traffic Bylaw

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Parking management, Road safety, Active transportation
Year last amended: 1997
Year of adoption: 1987

Brandon Bylaw 5268/37/84 – Parks and Recreation Bylaw

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 1996
Year of adoption: 1984

This bylaw describes permitted and prohibited activities on municipally governed parks and recreation property. It includes allowable activities on bicycle paths and prohibits the consumption of alcohol in a public park.