Teen Win Against Flavored Tobacco Sales in the City of Adelanto, CA

Teen Win Against Flavored Tobacco Sales in the City of Adelanto, CA

Year-02 4.3.6 Success-Story City-of-Adelanto Teen-Win-Against-Flavored-Tobacco-10-2020.pdf

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Developing local support through long-standing community organizing strategies and tactics, the High Desert Advocates Countering Tobacco In Our Neighborhoods (HD ACTION) Youth Coalition, part of the California Health Collaborative’s San Bernardino County Tobacco Control Program (SBCTCP) youth advisory board, harnessed community support and legislative backing for greater tobacco control in Adelanto, California through a tobacco retail license (TRL) ordinance that included a ban on flavored tobacco products. This ordinance was adopted by the Adelanto City Council in December 2019.

Teen Win Against Flavored Tobacco Sales in the City of Adelanto, CA