DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)

Owensboro Seal 01 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/15/14) — The Owensboro Board of Commissioners Special Called Meeting scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.

The Agenda is below:

CALL TO ORDER: Mayor Ron Payne

ROLL CALL: City Clerk Beth Cecil

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING

  • Consider ORDINANCE 23-2014 entitled AN ORDINANCE REGULATING SMOKING IN PARKS, PUBLIC PLACES, AND AREAS IN WHICH THE CITY HAS GRANTED AN ENCROACHMENT PERMIT OR SPECIAL EVENTS PERMIT.

BACKGROUND:

  • The Daviess County Fiscal Court adopted Ordinance KOC No. 450.1 in 2005 regulating smoking in enclosed places that allow persons under the age of 18 to enter. The Board of Commissioners of the City of Owensboro wishes to affirm its support of the provisions of KOC No. 450.1 (2005). In order to serve the public health, safety, and welfare, it is the declared purpose of this Ordinance to further restrict or prohibit smoking in certain areas of the City of Owensboro. This Ordinance is an amended first reading due to changes from the original draft document.

RECOMMENDATION: Introduced and publicly read as amended on first reading.

ADJOURNMENT

For more information about the City of Owensboro, visit us on the web at www.owensboro.org.

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