Smoking, vaping or carrying a lighted tobacco product will now be prohibited in all public areas of the town of Elon, according to the town's updated Code of Ordinances. This includes public sidewalks in the town of Elon and downtown Elon. A violation of this ordinance will result in a verbal warning or a $50 fine.
The U.S. Department of Education is proposing significant changes to Title IX that will affect how higher education responds to sexual harassment and assault. If passed, the changes to Title IX regulation would be implemented at Elon by next fall.