[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Castleton-on-Hudson 8-27-1990. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Village Board does declare its implacable opposition to the illegal sale of any controlled substance on or near school grounds and supports severe penalties for such acts.
The Village Board declares that there shall be a Drug-Free School Zone around each school in the Village as defined in Chapter 280 of the Laws of 1986, which zone shall consist of the area within the real property boundary of each school within the Village together with 1,000 feet beyond said real property.
The Village Board declares its support for full and strict law enforcement of all laws designed to prevent illegal sale of controlled substances within said Drug-Free Zone and its support for increased criminal penalties for sale of controlled substances within said zone.
Certified copies of this chapter shall be forwarded to the superintendents and/or principals of the school system within the Village.