There seems to be a gigantic hole in the argument for the ban. Supposedly it improves air quality but the EPA says that it doesn't. Supposedly the ban has no negative (and a possible positive) affect on profitability but bar owners (who rely on profitability) aren't willing to enforce a ban on their own. Why is the local government not allowing small business to make their own business decisions?
"Knowing there is a world that will outlive you, there are people whose well-being depends on how you live your life, affects the way you live your life, whether or not you directly experience those effects.
You want to be the kind of person who has the larger view, who takes other people’s interests into account, who’s dedicated to the principles that you can justify; like justice, knowledge, truth, beauty and morality.