County prefers statewide ban
Publication Date: 3/28/2005
- Author:MEGGEN LINDSAY
- Publication: Saint Paul (MN) Pioneer Press
For now, however, Dakota County and its cities are not jumping into the fray. The cities largely have placed the issue in the county's lap, and the county thus far has deferred to the state.
The Dakota County Board has twice passed resolutions, most recently in August, affirming its belief that any smoking ban should come from the state.