Prevention Policies Directory

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

We've listed 22 policies under your selection of "Location". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Yellowknife Bylaw 4772 – to amend Zoning Bylaw 4404

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Built environment
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014
This bylaw amends the City of Yellowknife Zoning By?law No. 4404 to rezone areas from "Residential - Manufactured Dwelling" to "Parks and Recreation" areas.

Yellowknife Bylaw 4795 – Helmet Bylaw

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycle helmet, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Yellowknife Bylaw 4571 – to amend Zoning Bylaw 4404

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Built environment
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

This bylaw amends the City of Yellowknife Zoning Bylaw No. 4404 to rezone areas from "Old Town Mixed Use" to "Parks and Recreation" areas.

Yellowknife Bylaw No. 4656 – General Plan Bylaw

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2012

Yellowknife Bylaw 4663 – Water and Sewer Services Bylaw

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

This bylaw provides for the establishment, operation, maintenance, and alteration of a water supply and sewage system. It provides limits on the following restricted wastes: arsenic, benzene, cadmium, carbon tetrachloride, chloroform, cobalt, lead, nickel, pentachlorophenol, and PCBs.

Yellowknife Bylaw 4676 – Grace Lake Development Scheme

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Built environment
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012
This bylaw establishes a development framework that includes a conceptual lot layout and road and trail connections for the Grace Lake Waterside Residential land development.

Yellowknife Bylaw 4656 – General Plan Bylaw

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycling infrastructure, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

Yellowknife Bylaw 4564 – Public Parks and Recreation Facilities Bylaw

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Built environment
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2010
This bylaw lays out rules and regulations governing parks and recreational facilities with respect to development, maintenance, and operation with the objective of creating a comprehensive recreation delivery system.

Yellowknife Bylaw 4404 – Zoning Bylaw

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Community gardens, Farmers' markets, Zoning, Food retail, Bicycling infrastructure, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Active transportation, Nutrition
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2008

Yellowknife Bylaw 4315 – General Plan

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Streetscaping, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2005

Yellowknife Bylaw 4339 – Niven Lake Development Scheme

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2004

Yellowknife Bylaw 4276 – Smoking Bylaw

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Smoke-free place, Taxi, Transit, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2003

Yellowknife Bylaw 4284 – Public Transit Bylaw

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Smoke-free place, Transit, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2003

Yellowknife Bylaw 4063 – Highway Traffic Bylaw

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycle helmet, Road safety, Snow clearing, Active transportation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1999

Yellowknife Bylaw 3979 – Unsightly Lands Bylaw

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2000
Year of adoption: 1998

This bylaw prohibits property owners from accumulating rubbish, which includes petroleum products or hazardous materials, on their property. 

Yellowknife Bylaw 3451 – Business License Bylaw

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Outlet density, Licensing, Tobacco sales, Tobacco, Alcohol
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1990