Center for Reducing Health Disparities

Breathe Clean Air and Rent Smoke-Free

If you listen to the radio or seen television lately, you probably have heard of MOTAC’s smoke-free housing initiative, Rent Smoke-Free.  What you may not know is that there is a rising demand for smoke-free housing. Think about it, most people know that secondhand smoke is dangerous. It can cause lung cancer, trigger asthma attacks, and cause heart disease. So why is it that people… Continue Reading

Rent Smoke Free

Did you know that according to the Nebraska Clean Indoor Air Act smoking is not allowed inside of common areas and any general shared areas within rental buildings? Many people think that the policy only applies to business, like restaurants, where smoking is prohibited, but don’t realize that their apartment buildings common areas are also covered. Some common areas include hallways, laundry rooms, and lobbies…. Continue Reading