WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu January 9, 2014

STORYCORPS: Confronting Social/Cultural Barriers To Smoke-Free Ordinances

Public Health Directors Jim Rousey and Scott Lockard were responsible for championing smoke-free policies in their respective communities.

Jim Rousey (L) recently retired from the Madison County Health Department, Scott Lockard (R) is Public Health Director for Winchester/Clark County.
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

This week the two talk about the social and cultural barriers they faced in that effort.

Special thanks to the Kentucky Center for Smoke Free Policy for sharing their Storycorps audio.

Information on Smoke Free initiatives is available here.http://www.kcsp.uky.edu