The Geneseo Village Board has passed a law that makes it illegal to smoke in public parks or in the village parking lot.
The law was approved just last week at a village board meeting. Smokers will not be allowed to light up at all four of the village parks, that includes Highland Park, which village officials say is almost always busy with people and sports.
Smoking will also be banned in the Downtown Municipal Parking lot, even if you're smoking in your car.
The fines won't be cheap, they go all the way up to $250.Read »