Bullitt County is waiting to hearing whether smoking will be banned in restaurants, bars and other public places. A county judge is expected to make a decision before Sept. 19, when the ban is scheduled to take effect. The Bullitt County Health Department passed a smoking ban that puts restrictions on where people may smoke,… Continue reading Bullitt County Waits For Smoking Ban Response
“We have to survey our members and see what they want to do and plot our strategy politically,” says Rick Sutton. “But it could include individual action against individual members and it must include a public education campaign. We have to do that.”
From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh An executive order issued by Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear prohibits text messaging by state employees driving government-owned vehicles. Beshear admits the ban will be hard to enforce, but says violators, if caught, could face personnel action. “We’re not going to put out some elaborate kind of enforcement scheme,” says… Continue reading Governor Bans Texting While Driving in State Vehicles
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The University of Louisville may follow the University of Kentucky in broadening a ban on outdoor smoking.