smoking ban Lexington Workplaces 100% Smoke Free? Health Department Says Not Quite By Josh James • Jul 9, 2015 Josh James / WUKY Smoking has been banned in most public places in Lexington for more than a decade, but the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is asking child care centers to go a step further. Anti-Smoking Advocates Hope Executive Action Adds To Momentum By Josh James • Sep 16, 2014 State Rep. Susan Westrom says recent executive actions by Gov. Steve Beshear have emboldened advocates for a statewide smoking ban. E-Cigarettes Could Be Added To Lexington's Anti-Smoking Ordinance By Josh James • Sep 9, 2014 Lexington’s smoking ban could be expanded if the Urban County Council chooses to implement a Fayette County Board of Health recommendation.