Tobacco Free County Properties

Lincoln County Health and Human Services Department's Public Health Division proposed to the Board of Commissioners extension of the County's current Smoke Free County Policies and County Code provisions to make county properties completely Tobacco Free.  Below please find the Policy Briefing from Pubic Health, the proposed new Policy and the Draft Ordinance revising the County Code. 

You can view the Division's  presentation to the Board by clicking the video on the Commissioner's website link for the June 28, 2017 meeting. 

The Board is seeking public comments on the proposal.  You may email your comments here or submit written comments to Room 110, Lincoln County Courthouse, 225 W.Olive, Newport, OR 97365.  The Board will take this matter up again on July 19, 2017 at 9:30 in the regular meeting of the Board at the Courthouse. 

For further information on the Policy please contact:  Samantha Schafer, Tobacco Prevention and Education Program Coordinator
at sschafer@co.lincoln.or.us or Erin Parrish, Health Education Specialist at eparrish@co.lincoln.or.us