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STORYCORPS: Local Restaurant Owner Welcomed No-Smoking Ordinance

Apr 10, 2014
Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

As we mark ten years of Lexington's No-Smoking ordinance a local restaurant owner believes he was the first to put in a no-smoking section.

STORYCORPS: Mayors Take Unpopular Stand For Future Generations

Mar 20, 2014
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.

STORYCORPS: Northern Kentucky Advocate Discovers The Power Of The Pen

Mar 13, 2014
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.

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.

Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

Two former officials with the Fayette Co. Health Department talk about their involvement with Lexington's historic No-Smoking Ordinance.

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.

Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

Frankfort residents Lisa and Elizabeth Wood recall what it took to pass a no-smoking ordinance in the Capital City.

Smoke-Free Policies Spread To Kentucky Campuses

Dec 5, 2013
Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

Former UK Pres. Lee Todd and Former Lex. Police Chief Anthany Beatty meet up in the StoryCorps booth to discuss taking UK tobacco-free.

Smoke Free Coalition

Vice Mayor Linda Gorton and Restaurant owner Rob Ramsey discuss how they view Lexington's No-Smoking Ordinance 10 years later.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - StoryCorps, a nonprofit that collects oral histories for air on public radio and for archive in the Library of Congress, wrapped up a three day visit to Lexington Tuesday.