Casper City Council http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Casper business owners to vote on Downtown Development Authority http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/casper-business-owners-vote-downtown-development-authority <p></p> Sat, 26 Oct 2013 00:21:44 +0000 Jordan Harper 48958 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Casper business owners to vote on Downtown Development Authority Survey: Casper residents support smoking ban http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/survey-casper-residents-support-smoking-ban <p></p><p>A survey of registered voters in Casper has found that the majority do not want the city council to overturn the city’s smoking ban.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>When the Casper City Council began to discuss overturning the law, the American Cancer Society Action Network and the American Heart Association hired a firm to survey Casper residents about the efforts. More than 600 Casper voters supported the smoking ban.</p><p></p><p>Jason Mincer of the Cancer society says the law is popular, with 62-percent of public support.</p><p></p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 13:43:59 +0000 Bob Beck 39397 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Survey: Casper residents support smoking ban Casper City Council will consider repealing smoking ban http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/casper-city-council-will-consider-repealing-smoking-ban <p></p><p>The majority of Casper’s City Council has said it favors tweaking or repealing the city’s five-month old smoking ban despite a failed referendum aimed at overturning it, following claims from some businesses that they’ve lost revenue. Only two council members are in favor of keeping the ban as is, including the mayor. Four council members who previously supported the ban are no longer in office.</p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 23:39:46 +0000 Sara Hossaini 36652 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Casper City Council will consider repealing smoking ban