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Salmon Arm couple loses case forbidding them from having an artificial turf front lawn

Strata bylaw is vague, couple argues

May 10, 2022  By Turf & Rec

Having replaced their natural turf lawn with an artificial turf surface has cost a Salmon Arm, B.C. couple a legal case against their strata. The couple had their synthetic lawn professionally installed last year, but has been told by the strata council that it doesn’t comply with a bylaw that states front lawns must be “landscaped with lawns, shrubs and flower beds.” The couple argued the bylaw’s definition of “lawn” is vague, but the Tribunal rules otherwise.


This article is part of the Municipalities Week.

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