Smokers adapting to ban at Ill. State University - Wandtv.com, NewsCenter17, StormCenter17, Central Illinois News-

Smokers adapting to ban at Ill. State University

Posted:

Normal -- School officials and some students say a ban on smoking in high traffic areas at Illinois State University is going smoothly so far.

 

The smoking ban affects the campus quad and other areas. It was started by a student initiative.

 

ISU spokesman Eric Jome says the proposal was approved first by the Student Government Association then the Academic Senate. He says the ban is enforced by cooperation and courtesy.

 

ISU sophomore Mary Dougherty of Tinley Park says the quad is a lot cleaner since the ban.

 

A similar ban may be ahead for other Illinois schools. Earlier this month, the Illinois Senate passed a ban on smoking at all state-supported colleges and universities. The measure is pending in the House.

Most Popular

Stories
Videos
loading...
  • Current Events

Powered by WorldNow

904 South Side Drive
Decatur, IL 62521
Primary Phone: 217-424-2500
Primary Email: news@wandtv.com

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014, WorldNow and WAND. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms