Smoking/Vaping/Tobacco Use Prohibited in Public Parks & Trails
The Everson City Council passed Ordinance 787-17 prohibiting smoking and tobacco use (including electronic cigarettes, vapor cigarettes, or similar products) in public parks and trails within Everson City Limits. A full copy of the ordinance is available here. Sections 12.08.115 and 12.08.160 were added to the Everson Municipal Code establishing guidelines and penalties. Please see EMC 12.08 for all regulations regarding Public Parks.
Penalty: First Offense - Civil infraction maximum penalty of $250.00. Second Offense - Simple misdemeanor maximum penalty of $1,000 or imprisonment not to exceed 90 days or by both fine and imprisonment.
Certain areas of the City of Everson are located in a flood zone. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has provided Everson with a Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM). You may also review flood related information by viewing our Community Flood Outreach Letter.
Additional information may be obtained from the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Please contact the City Planner for specific local questions at 360.966.3411 ext.1311. You may also e-mail the City Planner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To View Proposed Lower Nooksack Flood Map Click here.
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