Platte County

Parkville, Mo. Raises Tobacco Purchase Age to 21

Another city in the Kansas City, Mo. area has signed on to raise its tobacco purchase age, as on Tuesday the Parkville Board of Aldermen…

Columbus, Neb. Makes City Parks Tobacco-Free

The city council in Columbus, Neb. unanimously passed an ordinance making the majority of the city’s parks tobacco free on Tuesday night, specifically focusing on…

Kansas City, Mo. and Kansas City, Kan. Both Increase Tobacco Purchase Age

Officials in both Kansas City, Mo. and Kansas City, Kan. approved an increase to the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21, along…