Headlines Tagged with Missouri — 4,147 headlines found
The policy is being considered for three main reasons: to improve residents’ health, fire safety and public housing stock. Radtke said CHA wants to make the units as smoke-free as possible, especially for residents who have asthma, Chronic Obstructive P
Nov 19, 2014 The Maneater (University of Missouri - Columbia)
added Nov 19, 2014 12:31
For the second time in two days, a public board has endorsed increased restrictions on tobacco sales and e-cigarette. The Columbia/Boone County Board of Health on Thursday endorsed proposals to ban selling tobacco products to people younger than 21 and
Nov 14, 2014 Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Nov 16, 2014 22:10
CHA’s decision to ban smoking in public housing units starting on May 1 “has been made,” but the prohibition is still subject to a final vote by the housing authority’s Board of Commissioners, which is scheduled to occur in January.
Nov 11, 2014 Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Nov 11, 2014 10:34
Starting May 1, the Columbia Housing Authority will ban smoking inside public housing units, a new rule that has been instituted by hundreds of housing authorities across the country and is being met with mixed reviews by residents.
Nov 8, 2014 Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Nov 8, 2014 12:05
Republican State Leadership Committee dropped more than $260,000 into the election of a trial judge in Cole County, Mo...If the Republican challenger wins, he'll owe his election to...the parent of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco and other major corporations that a
Oct 29, 2014 USA Today
added Nov 3, 2014 14:13
All voting people, stand up and call your representative to make Missouri a smoke-free state. This includes banning electronic cigarette products in public places as well.
Oct 20, 2014 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Nov 2, 2014 09:39
The Branson Board of Aldermen voted unanimously to approve the smoke-free ordinance at Tuesday night’s regular meeting. The bill was approved 5-0 ... • E-cigarettes and cigarettes are regulated the same. ... • No smoking in city parks, except where desig
Oct 31, 2014 Branson (MO) Tri-Lakes News
added Oct 31, 2014 19:10
Kearney-Holt CAN group is making plans to approach the community with another indoor smoking ban. On Oct. 14 the group held an open forum for anyone interested in the prospect of an indoor smoking ban. The group, along with the Northland Coalition, appro
Oct 23, 2014 Kearney (MO) Courier
added Oct 23, 2014 09:59
[Missouri] Chadwick hopes to decrease teen smoking by raising age to buy tobacco products, e-cigarettes
First Ward Councilwoman Ginny Chadwick proposed an ordinance increasing the age of tobacco purchase in Columbia to 21. Four states have counties and towns where 21 is the minimum age to purchase tobacco products. A bill in the New Jersey Senate would inc
Oct 9, 2014 Columbia (MO) Missourian
added Oct 9, 2014 10:58
In the U.S., higher cigarette taxes and strict smoke-free policies not only curb smoking but also lower alcohol consumption, a new study shows.
Oct 6, 2014 Washington University in St. Louis (MO)
added Oct 6, 2014 18:31