Edina, Minn. could become the first Minnesota city to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 21.
The City Council voted to draft a proposal that would raise the minimum purchasing age for all tobacco products including e-cigarettes. Edina does not have a standalone tobacconists.
Edina is located in Hennepin County, located just over 5 miles southwest of downtown Minneapolis. It has a population of around 50,000.