No Smoking Ordinance

Local/Regional News
4:15 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

Central Ky. Smoking Ban Overturned

A central Kentucky smoking ban was overturned by the Kentucky Supreme Court Thursday.

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WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu April 17, 2014

STORYCORPS: Early Skeptic Becomes Ardent Supporter

Smoke Free Lexington's Lisa Greathouse-Maggio and former Lexington vice mayor Mike Scanlon
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

It took some convincing, but former vice mayor Mike Scanlon became an important advocate of Lexington's no smoking ordinance.

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Local/Regional News
2:25 pm
Thu February 6, 2014

Statewide Anti-Smoking Bill Moves To Ky. House

Dr. Sylvia Cerel-Suhl (right) and Rep. Susan Westrom (left) discuss House Bill 173 with reporters
Credit Josh James / WUKY

Anti-smoking advocates are cheering the passage of a statewide smoke-free bill out of a state House committee Thursday.

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Local/Regional News
8:10 am
Tue July 2, 2013

Lexington Officials Mark Smoke-Free Anniversary

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Lexington-Fayette County was the first local government in Kentucky to pass a smoke-free ordinance, and officials this week are marking the 10th anniversary of its passage.

The University of Kentucky's Kentucky Center for Smoke-free Policy sponsored a celebration Monday with speakers including Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, UK nursing professor and center director Ellen Hahn and local and state officials.

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