Evanston is leading efforts in youth tobacco prevention by becoming the first community in the state to make recommendations to the City Council to raise the age of purchase, use and possession of tobacco and nicotine related products from 18 to 21. This month, Evanston’s Human Services committee unanimously voted to recommend that the city increases its age limit, as other states nationwide have seen smoking rates among high school students cut in half once the ordinance is adopted. Read more in Evanston Now.
- Tobacco Committee Meeting July 19, 2018 at 9:00 am – 10:00 am Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL 60201, USA Room 2402
- Take time for yourself and check out the free happenings that Evanston has to offer. ow.ly/zKjb30kpmJL 3 hours ago
- Keep up track of Tobacco 21 Developments. New states are added all the time! ow.ly/gvUX30kpbh9 3 days ago
- Educate yourself about the reasons NOT to legalize recreational marijuana in Illinois. ow.ly/LU5M30kmJGb 5 days ago