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Council passes strict smoking ban

Mayor breaks tie; ordinance doesn’t include any exemptions for bars, clubs

Posted: Wednesday, October 3, 2012 12:00 am

After six months of confusion and discussion, the Hopkinsville City Council narrowly passed a citywide smoking ban Tuesday night.

The ordinance that came before the council at its meeting was more of a smoking regulation than a ban because it required businesses to decide whether to allow smoking. Once the ordinance came up for discussion, Ward 5 Councilman Charlie Henderson motioned to return to the original smoking ban.

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