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[Alabama] LETTER: Kudos for Sheffield Council's actions

On behalf of the American Lung Association, I applaud the decision of the Sheffield City Council members to adopt a new ordinance that will prohibit smoking in public places including workplaces, restaurants and bars. Alabama received an “F” in smoke-fr
Florence (AL) Times Daily
added Nov 22, 2018 13:12
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[Alabama] Sheffield Council to field complaints about no-smoking ordinance

to hear comments for and against a recently approved no-smoking ordinance that has prompted a group to suggest boycotting city businesses. Opponents claim the ordinance is too far reaching because it prohibits smoking in the workplace and on city propert
Florence (AL) Times Daily
added Oct 18, 2018 15:27
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Alabama players joke with ex-Vol coach Butch Jones and his lack of cigar smoking

AL.com
added Oct 16, 2018 19:59
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[Alabama] EDITORIAL: 3 hits, 1 possible miss

Sheffield City Council members voted 4-2 on Oct. 1 to adopt a new comprehensive non-smoking policy....plans of the Smoke Free Shoals organization to approach officials in Florence, Muscle Shoals and Tuscumbia...Initial feedback would seem to indicate the
Florence (AL) Times Daily
added Oct 10, 2018 02:41
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[Alabama] HUD targets smokers in public housing units

Jeff Snead, director of housing with the Decatur Housing Authority, said his agency enacted the no-smoking-inside policy Oct. 1, 2017, but it isn’t ready to enforce the 25-foot policy. “We’re sure there are some people violating the no-smoking policy,”
Decatur (AL) Daily
added Oct 5, 2018 13:31
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[Alabama] Editorial: Smoking's example for America

One of the failings of the modern-day Alabama Legislature is its refusal to pass a statewide ban on smoking in most public spaces and enclosed workplaces. Twenty-six states have chosen to protect the health of their residents against smoking and secondha
Anniston (AL) Star
added Oct 3, 2018 08:19
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[Alabama] Sheffield council approves new smoking ordinance

After over an hour of sometimes heated discussion, City Council members Monday took action that will prohibit smoking in public places including work places, restaurants and public parks. City Council members voted 4-2 to adopt a new comprehensive non-sm
Florence (AL) Times Daily
added Oct 3, 2018 08:26
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[Alabama] Sheffield poised to be first smoke free Shoals city

the first city in the Shoals with a comprehensive non-smoking policy that would prohibit smoking in work places, including restaurants and bars, and city parks. Smoke Free Shoals Coordinator Melanie Dickens discussed the policy with the City Council on M
Florence (AL) Times Daily
added Sep 20, 2018 11:58
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[Alabama] JSU not yet on the total tobacco ban list

Jacksonville State University bans smoking and tobacco use in its buildings, but not across the entire campus. According to a recent federal study, JSU is among a shrinking list of colleges that don’t fully ban tobacco use on their campuses — with the on
Anniston (AL) Star
added Jun 28, 2018 02:23
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[Alabama] HUD to Enforce Smoke-Free Policy

the American Lung Association will assist public housing agencies to transition through the new Smokefree Public Housing Initiative. The Lung Association will share best practices to implement smoke-free housing policies, provide quit-smoking support to r
Pickens County (AL) Herald
added Jun 5, 2018 23:17
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