TOWN OF EAGLE, COLORADO ORDINANCE NO.

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TOWN OF EAGLE, COLORADO
ORDINANCE NO. 02
(Series of 2020)

AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE TOWN OF EAGLE, COLORADO AMENDING SECTION 9.15.110 OF THE EAGLE MUNICIPAL CODE CONCERNING THE DEFINITIONS OF OPEN AND PUBLIC USE OF MARIJUANA

WHEREAS, in response to recent changes in state law, the Town has considered specific regulations regarding the definition of open and public use of marijuana; and

WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees finds that the amendment of the Eagle Municipal Code set forth herein is necessary to protect the public health, safety and welfare.

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE TOWN OF EAGLE, COLORADO, AS FOLLOWS:

Section 1. Section 9.15.110 of the Eagle Municipal Code is hereby amended as follows:

Section 9.15.110. - Open and public use of marijuana prohibited.

E. As used in this section, the term "open" means observable by the public.

Section 2. Severability. If any article, section, paragraph, sentence, clause, or phrase of this Ordinance is held to be unconstitutional or invalid for any reason, such decision shall not affect the validity or constitutionality of the remaining portions of this Ordinance. The Board of Trustees hereby declares that it would have passed this Ordinance and each part or parts hereof irrespective of the fact that any one, or part, or parts be declared unconstitutional or invalid.

Section 3. Safety. This Ordinance is deemed necessary for the protection of the public health, safety and welfare.

INTRODUCED, READ, PASSED, ADOPTED AND ORDERED PUBLISHED ON JANUARY 14, 2020.

TOWN OF EAGLE, COLORADO

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Anne McKibbin, Mayor

ATTEST:

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Jenny Rakow, Town Clerk

Published in the the Vail Daily on January 23, 24 and 25, 2020 and in the Eagle Valley Enterprise on January 23, 2020. 0000541493