Charlotte Catholic High School students use a crosswalk in front of the school that leads to a McDonald’s in the Carmel Commons Shopping Center, Wednesday afternoon, May 11, 2016. Mecklenburg’s health director has proposed a provocative way to improve the health of teenagers: Restricting fast-food restaurants from opening near high schools
Charlotte Catholic High School students use a crosswalk in front of the school that leads to a McDonald’s in the Carmel Commons Shopping Center, Wednesday afternoon, May 11, 2016. Mecklenburg’s health director has proposed a provocative way to improve the health of teenagers: Restricting fast-food restaurants from opening near high schools Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
Charlotte Catholic High School students use a crosswalk in front of the school that leads to a McDonald’s in the Carmel Commons Shopping Center, Wednesday afternoon, May 11, 2016. Mecklenburg’s health director has proposed a provocative way to improve the health of teenagers: Restricting fast-food restaurants from opening near high schools Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com

Mecklenburg health director: Consider keeping fast-food restaurants away from high schools

May 12, 2016 11:37 AM