PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Pender County Commissioners will discuss restrictions to where people can smoke on county property at their meeting Monday night.
The health department has sent a resolution asking that all tobacco use be prohibited within 50 feet of all government buildings and property.
In addition to tobacco, the health department is also asking that electronic cigarettes also be a part of the ban. The health department says they believe the use of e-cigarettes can be detrimental to the health of county residents.
Commissioners will consider the ban at 4:30 p.m.
Copyright 2013 WECT. All rights reserved.
322 Shipyard Boulevard