Local retailers recognized on World No Tobacco Day


Thursday, May 31 was World No Tobacco Day, and to celebrate the officers of Johnston High School’s Above The Influence group presented certificates to tobacco retailers that were found to be compliant in the 2017 RI Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals (BHDDH) SYNAR Tobacco Survey. The survey is a series of unannounced compliance inspections for the sale of tobacco to individuals under the age of 18.

Johnston Prevention Coalition, Johnston High School ATI, and BHDDH wish to thank the following retailers that were found to be compliant: 

Walgreens - 1583 Atwood Avenue

Stop & Shop Fuel - 1410 Atwood Avenue

BD Mart - 1180 Atwood Avenue

Market Fine Wine & Spirits - 11 Commerce Way 

Shell - 1680 Hartford Avenue

Cumberland Farms - 2643 Hartford Avenue 

Johnston Fine Wine Beer & Spirits - 2951 Hartford Avenue

Shell - 1396 Hartford Avenue

Cumberland Farms - 663 Killingly Street 

Petroil 1401 Plainfield Pike 

Eddie’s Market - 1571 Plainfield Pike

Tri Town Wine & Spirits - 39 Putnam Pike 


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