The Erie-Niagara Tobacco-Free Coalition congratulates the community of Haverstraw for its recent adoption of local law restricting tobacco product displays in stores. Published reports say the village is believed to be the first in the nation to adopt a local law restricting tobacco product displays in stores.
Current Initiative: Tobacco-Free Retail
Three important strategies have proven effective in reducing smoking – raising the price of tobacco, decreasing the availability of tobacco and limiting the prominence of tobacco advertising at retail outlets.
In this section, you will find highlights of success stories from Erie-Niagara retailers and actions steps you can take if you would like your favorite store to stop selling tobacco.