The Albany County Legislature will be voting tonight, August 11, 2014, on a local law that would end the sale of tobacco in pharmacies and in stores that contain a pharmacy.

If you live in Albany County, let your legislator know what YOU think.

Local legislators are eager to hear from their constituents on issues that are important to them. If you live in Albany County, contact your local legislator with your view on this issue prior to tonight’s vote. Visit the Albany County Legislature website for contact information. If you’re not sure who your local legislator is, you can find out here.

You can also share your views during the public comment period which begins at 6:30 pm in the Legislative Chambers of the County Courthouse followed by the meeting at 7:00 pm.

For more information about tobacco-free pharmacies, visit the Tobacco-Free Pharmacies page of our website.