Chapter 28 – No Smoking

(ORD # 09-02)


Chapter 28 – No Smoking in City Facilities


28.010.    Definitions.   As used in this Chapter, the following words shall be defined as set forth herein:


  1. City Facility: any enclosed building owned, occupied, or operated by the City of Holden, Missouri.


  1. Smoke: possession of burning tobacco is the form of a cigarette, cigar, pipe or any other smoking equipment.


28.020.    Smoking in City Facilities prohibited; designated smoking area.


It shall be unlawful for any person to smoke in any City facility in the City of Holden except in a designated smoking area.


28.030.    Designation of smoking areas.


  • In each City facility, there shall by the Mayor, or his or

her designee, designated a place for persons to smoke, so long as:


  1. smoking may occur in the City facility without violation of other law; and


  1. smoking may occur without immediate danger to person or property; and


  1. no more than thirty percent of the facility is designated a smoking area; and


  1. adequate ventilation is present.


  • At the entrance to each City facility shall be posted a notice in substantially the following form:

“Smoking in City facilities, except in designated areas,                     is prohibited.”