No Smoking Ordinances

WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu April 24, 2014

STORYCORPS: Health Educators Take On Tobacco Culture In Bourbon County

Bourbon County Health Educators Phyllis Robinson and Cyndi Steele
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

This week we hear from two health educators who faced long odds in enacting smoke-free policies in Bourbon County.

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WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu March 20, 2014

STORYCORPS: Mayors Take Unpopular Stand For Future Generations

Georgetown Mayor Everette Varney and former Lexington Mayor Teresa Isaac
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

Former Lexington Mayor Teresa Isaac and Georgetown Mayor Everette Varney recall their sometimes unpopular stances on no-smoking ordinances.

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WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu March 13, 2014

STORYCORPS: Northern Kentucky Advocate Discovers The Power Of The Pen

Smoke-free advocates Denny Nafus and Betsy Janes
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

This week meet a Northern Kentuckian who launched a letter writing campaign for no-smoking ordinances across the state.

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Local/Regional News
3:49 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

Statewide Anti-Smoking Legislation A Nonstarter In 2014

Statewide anti-smoking legislation is dead in the state House and, according to Sen. Julie Denton, the Senate companion measure is “on life support.”

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WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu January 23, 2014

STORYCORPS: Two Early Supporters Of Lexington's Historic No-Smoking Ordinance

L To R, Lexingtonian Kathy Tabb, and former Urban County Councilman Dr. David Stevens
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

This week we hear from cancer survivor Kathy Tabb, and Dr. David Stevens, two early supporters of Lexington's No-Smoking Ordinance.

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

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

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

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

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