Nashville's Public Housing Bans Smoking in High-Rise Buildings

Sep 1, 2012 Full story: WZTV Top Stories

The Nashville Metropolitan Housing and Development Agency is adopting a new policy to ban smoking inside their high rise residence building.

Full Story
Muffy

Pearland, TX

#1 Sep 3, 2012
Finally ! We should not have to pay for smokers welfare housing along with their medical cost.
Hugh Jass

Nashville, TN

#2 Sep 12, 2012
Because they OWN the buildings, they are authorized to take such a step. State law (controlled by the Tobacco--oh, excuse me, the Agriculture--committees of the state legislature) won't let any jurisdiction more local that state level do anything about tobacco use.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

University of Memphis Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Confucius Institute adds six new classrooms acr... Jan 15 JRC3523 1
UTSA to develop online cybersecurity training f... Nov '14 just in time 4 Th... 1
The New Yorker Reveals America's Underground Ne... Nov '14 Kid_Tomorrow 1
Sarah Appleton receives Amy Spain Scholarship (May '14) May '14 Sam 1
Jackson BPW holds success seminar at University... (Mar '14) Mar '14 figment 1
Some Russians rethink Alaska sale (Oct '09) Mar '14 150th in line 2 t... 88
Two Jackson State Community College students na... (Feb '14) Feb '14 Scholar 3
More from around the web