NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCEAND RIGHT TO PETITION FOR REFERENDUMTO REJECT ORDINANCEThe Town of St. Johnsbury hereby gives notice that on May 13, 2019 the Select-board adopted an ordinance prohibiting the use of tobacco products on Townowned property, the text of which is osChapter 8 of the Code of Ordinances is amended to add Section 8-8 to read asfollows:Sec.8-8. Prohibition of Use of Tobacco on Town Owned Propertye. The purpose of this section is to protect the public health, safety, andwelfare by prohibiting use of tobacco products, including smokeless tobaccosmoking/voping and second hand smoke/vope on or upon Town owned prop-erty where people congregate and assemble for all purposes induding, recre-ation and leisureb) Definitions(1) Tobocco products" shall mean smokeless tobacco, chewing tobacco, snuff, aswell as cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, vapor cigarettes, cigars, cheroots, stogiesrefuse scraps, clippings, cuttings and sweepings of tobacco and all other kindsforms of tobacco and tobacco substitutes and/or alternatives prepared in a mannersuitable for smoking in a pipe and/or vape device or otherwise or for smoking.2 "Tobacco Use" shall mean possession of lighted tobaccoand/or alternatives including voping. Tobacco Use shall also mean the use ofsmokeless tobacco products such asbaccosubstitutestobacco, snuff or other smokeless to-ct is placed in the gum, mouth, nose or otherwisewhere thein contact with theTown Owned Property" shall mean allwn of St Johnsbury within its corporate limits excluding however, all highways,streets and sidewalks.owned in fee simple by the(c) Prohibition. Except as otherwise provided herein, Tobacco Use is prohibitedon or upon Town Ownedtwenty-five (25) feet beyondover and across public rights of ways and easements, which together wTown Owned Property are hereby designated as tobacco free areas.(d) Posting. The Town shall post and maintain signs or notices clearly and con-spicuously identifying areas where the use of tobacco is prohibited with thewords "No TobaccoThis prohibition shall extend an additionalboundaries of Town Ownede Enforcement.(1) Any person convicted of a violation or violations of this section shall be subjectto a avil penalty, the fine for which shall be no less than fifty dollars ($50.00 andno more than two hundred dollars ($200.00], with a waiver penalty of fifty dollars($50.00), for each such violation.2) All municipal officials duly authorized to issue Vermont Municipal Complaintsare authorized to issue complaints for violations of the provisions of this section.NOTICE OF RIGHT TO PETITION FOR PERMISSIVEREFERENDUM TO REJECT ORDINANCENotice is hereby given that pursuant to the provisions of 24 VSA 973 there is aight to petiion for a permissive referendum to reject the ordinance. If o petitionby not less than five percent (5%) of the registered voters of the Town of St.nsbury is filed on or before June 26, 2019, the Selectboard shall call a specialmeeting within sixy (60 days from the date of receipt of the petition to determinewhether the voters will disopprove the ordinance.If no petition is filed in accordance with 24 V.S.A. 1973, the ordinance shall be-come effective July 12, 2019Dated this 22 day of May, 2019St. Johnsbury SBy Chad Whitehead, Town Manager NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE AND RIGHT TO PETITION FOR REFERENDUM TO REJECT ORDINANCE The Town of St. Johnsbury hereby gives notice that on May 13, 2019 the Select- board adopted an ordinance prohibiting the use of tobacco products on Town owned property, the text of which is os Chapter 8 of the Code of Ordinances is amended to add Section 8-8 to read as follows: Sec.8-8. Prohibition of Use of Tobacco on Town Owned Property e. The purpose of this section is to protect the public health, safety, and welfare by prohibiting use of tobacco products, including smokeless tobacco smoking/voping and second hand smoke/vope on or upon Town owned prop- erty where people congregate and assemble for all purposes induding, recre- ation and leisure b) Definitions (1) Tobocco products" shall mean smokeless tobacco, chewing tobacco, snuff, as well as cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, vapor cigarettes, cigars, cheroots, stogies refuse scraps, clippings, cuttings and sweepings of tobacco and all other kinds forms of tobacco and tobacco substitutes and/or alternatives prepared in a manner suitable for smoking in a pipe and/or vape device or otherwise or for smoking. 2 "Tobacco Use" shall mean possession of lighted tobacco and/or alternatives including voping. Tobacco Use shall also mean the use of smokeless tobacco products such as bacco substitutes tobacco, snuff or other smokeless to- ct is placed in the gum, mouth, nose or otherwise where the in contact with the Town Owned Property" shall mean all wn of St Johnsbury within its corporate limits excluding however, all highways, streets and sidewalks. owned in fee simple by the (c) Prohibition. Except as otherwise provided herein, Tobacco Use is prohibited on or upon Town Owned twenty-five (25) feet beyond over and across public rights of ways and easements, which together w Town Owned Property are hereby designated as tobacco free areas. (d) Posting. The Town shall post and maintain signs or notices clearly and con- spicuously identifying areas where the use of tobacco is prohibited with the words "No Tobacco This prohibition shall extend an additional boundaries of Town Owned e Enforcement. (1) Any person convicted of a violation or violations of this section shall be subject to a avil penalty, the fine for which shall be no less than fifty dollars ($50.00 and no more than two hundred dollars ($200.00], with a waiver penalty of fifty dollars ($50.00), for each such violation. 2) All municipal officials duly authorized to issue Vermont Municipal Complaints are authorized to issue complaints for violations of the provisions of this section. NOTICE OF RIGHT TO PETITION FOR PERMISSIVE REFERENDUM TO REJECT ORDINANCE Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the provisions of 24 VSA 973 there is a ight to petiion for a permissive referendum to reject the ordinance. If o petition by not less than five percent ( 5 % ) of the registered voters of the Town of St. nsbury is filed on or before June 26, 2019, the Selectboard shall call a special meeting within sixy (60 days from the date of receipt of the petition to determine whether the voters will disopprove the ordinance. If no petition is filed in accordance with 24 V.S.A. 1973, the ordinance shall be- come effective July 12, 2019 Dated this 22 day of May, 2019 St. Johnsbury S By Chad Whitehead, Town Manager

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NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE AND RIGHT TO PETITION FOR REFERENDUM TO REJECT ORDINANCE The Town of St. Johnsbury hereby gives notice that on May 13, 2019 the Select- board adopted an ordinance prohibiting the use of tobacco products on Town owned property, the text of which is os Chapter 8 of the Code of Ordinances is amended to add Section 8-8 to read as follows: Sec.8-8. Prohibition of Use of Tobacco on Town Owned Property e. The purpose of this section is to protect the public health, safety, and welfare by prohibiting use of tobacco products, including smokeless tobacco smoking/voping and second hand smoke/vope on or upon Town owned prop- erty where people congregate and assemble for all purposes induding, recre- ation and leisure b) Definitions (1) Tobocco products" shall mean smokeless tobacco, chewing tobacco, snuff, as well as cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, vapor cigarettes, cigars, cheroots, stogies refuse scraps, clippings, cuttings and sweepings of tobacco and all other kinds forms of tobacco and tobacco substitutes and/or alternatives prepared in a manner suitable for smoking in a pipe and/or vape device or otherwise or for smoking. 2 "Tobacco Use" shall mean possession of lighted tobacco and/or alternatives including voping. Tobacco Use shall also mean the use of smokeless tobacco products such as bacco substitutes tobacco, snuff or other smokeless to- ct is placed in the gum, mouth, nose or otherwise where the in contact with the Town Owned Property" shall mean all wn of St Johnsbury within its corporate limits excluding however, all highways, streets and sidewalks. owned in fee simple by the (c) Prohibition. Except as otherwise provided herein, Tobacco Use is prohibited on or upon Town Owned twenty-five (25) feet beyond over and across public rights of ways and easements, which together w Town Owned Property are hereby designated as tobacco free areas. (d) Posting. The Town shall post and maintain signs or notices clearly and con- spicuously identifying areas where the use of tobacco is prohibited with the words "No Tobacco This prohibition shall extend an additional boundaries of Town Owned e Enforcement. (1) Any person convicted of a violation or violations of this section shall be subject to a avil penalty, the fine for which shall be no less than fifty dollars ($50.00 and no more than two hundred dollars ($200.00], with a waiver penalty of fifty dollars ($50.00), for each such violation. 2) All municipal officials duly authorized to issue Vermont Municipal Complaints are authorized to issue complaints for violations of the provisions of this section. NOTICE OF RIGHT TO PETITION FOR PERMISSIVE REFERENDUM TO REJECT ORDINANCE Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the provisions of 24 VSA 973 there is a ight to petiion for a permissive referendum to reject the ordinance. If o petition by not less than five percent (5%) of the registered voters of the Town of St. nsbury is filed on or before June 26, 2019, the Selectboard shall call a special meeting within sixy (60 days from the date of receipt of the petition to determine whether the voters will disopprove the ordinance. If no petition is filed in accordance with 24 V.S.A. 1973, the ordinance shall be- come effective July 12, 2019 Dated this 22 day of May, 2019 St. Johnsbury S By Chad Whitehead, Town Manager NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE AND RIGHT TO PETITION FOR REFERENDUM TO REJECT ORDINANCE The Town of St. Johnsbury hereby gives notice that on May 13, 2019 the Select- board adopted an ordinance prohibiting the use of tobacco products on Town owned property, the text of which is os Chapter 8 of the Code of Ordinances is amended to add Section 8-8 to read as follows: Sec.8-8. Prohibition of Use of Tobacco on Town Owned Property e. The purpose of this section is to protect the public health, safety, and welfare by prohibiting use of tobacco products, including smokeless tobacco smoking/voping and second hand smoke/vope on or upon Town owned prop- erty where people congregate and assemble for all purposes induding, recre- ation and leisure b) Definitions (1) Tobocco products" shall mean smokeless tobacco, chewing tobacco, snuff, as well as cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, vapor cigarettes, cigars, cheroots, stogies refuse scraps, clippings, cuttings and sweepings of tobacco and all other kinds forms of tobacco and tobacco substitutes and/or alternatives prepared in a manner suitable for smoking in a pipe and/or vape device or otherwise or for smoking. 2 "Tobacco Use" shall mean possession of lighted tobacco and/or alternatives including voping. Tobacco Use shall also mean the use of smokeless tobacco products such as bacco substitutes tobacco, snuff or other smokeless to- ct is placed in the gum, mouth, nose or otherwise where the in contact with the Town Owned Property" shall mean all wn of St Johnsbury within its corporate limits excluding however, all highways, streets and sidewalks. owned in fee simple by the (c) Prohibition. Except as otherwise provided herein, Tobacco Use is prohibited on or upon Town Owned twenty-five (25) feet beyond over and across public rights of ways and easements, which together w Town Owned Property are hereby designated as tobacco free areas. (d) Posting. The Town shall post and maintain signs or notices clearly and con- spicuously identifying areas where the use of tobacco is prohibited with the words "No Tobacco This prohibition shall extend an additional boundaries of Town Owned e Enforcement. (1) Any person convicted of a violation or violations of this section shall be subject to a avil penalty, the fine for which shall be no less than fifty dollars ($50.00 and no more than two hundred dollars ($200.00], with a waiver penalty of fifty dollars ($50.00), for each such violation. 2) All municipal officials duly authorized to issue Vermont Municipal Complaints are authorized to issue complaints for violations of the provisions of this section. NOTICE OF RIGHT TO PETITION FOR PERMISSIVE REFERENDUM TO REJECT ORDINANCE Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the provisions of 24 VSA 973 there is a ight to petiion for a permissive referendum to reject the ordinance. If o petition by not less than five percent ( 5 % ) of the registered voters of the Town of St. nsbury is filed on or before June 26, 2019, the Selectboard shall call a special meeting within sixy (60 days from the date of receipt of the petition to determine whether the voters will disopprove the ordinance. If no petition is filed in accordance with 24 V.S.A. 1973, the ordinance shall be- come effective July 12, 2019 Dated this 22 day of May, 2019 St. Johnsbury S By Chad Whitehead, Town Manager

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