Avon will continue to allow smoking cigarettes, vaping

By John LaConte

AVON — It’s not every day you see the Mayor Pro Tem take a draw off a vaporizer in the middle of a meeting.Avon Town Council member Jake Wolf, in an effort to show the other elected officials in Avon the difference between smoking and vaporizing, pulled an e-cig out of his pocket and took a puff on Tuesday evening. Sitting next to him, council member Sarah Smith Hymes was convinced.“Allowed,” she said as the vapor rose from Wolf’s mouth.The council was examining a possible ban on smoking and vaporizing on town-owned land.“In recent months, several municipalities have banned the …

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