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THE ORDINANCE

Chapel Hill Town Ordinance 17-17 states:

(a) No person shall sleep or lie in a prone position on benches, seats, or tables located along the sidewalks of Franklin Street, North Columbia Street, South Columbia Street north of Cameron Street, Rosemary Street, or Henderson Street, or on the Rosemary Street Parking Deck Plaza.

(b) No person shall sleep or lie prone on benches or seats at town bus stops, nor shall any person sit on bus stop benches or seats except when awaiting a bus.

(c) Violation of this section shall constitute a misdemeanor and shall subject the violator to a fine of not more than fifty dollars ($50.00) or imprisonment for not more than seven (7) days.

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