The city received hundreds of phone calls and emails about the proposed ordinance in recent days.
Cooper Levey-Baker and David Hackett
Life expectancy dropped in 2017 for the third straight year, declining from 78.7 in 2016 to 78.6 last year.
The number of reported drug overdose deaths in America topped 70,400 in 2017, a 10.2 percent increase over 2016.
The infant mortality rate in the United States improved between 2005 and 2014, declining 15 percent, according to new numbers released Tuesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.