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[Georgia] Smoke-free policy to hit public housing this July

HUD wants Public Housing Authorities to implement smoke-free policies no later than July 31, 2018. The change, according to HUD, comes due to the increased risk of fire, maintenance costs and the known health effects of secondhand smoke. Augusta Housin
WJBF-TV ABC Channel 6 (Augusta, GA)
added Feb 2, 2018 00:38
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[Canada] Landlords smell high-rise problem looming as marijuana legalization nears

landlords of rental buildings in Canada are uncertain as to how they will handle situations where a tenant complains about marijuana smoke eminating into their unit from another tenant’s apartment.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Feb 1, 2018 17:10
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[Massachusetts] Agency discovers it’s hard to quit smoking, plans to explore changes to housing policy

Now, three and a half years after the Cambridge ban went into effect, Petruzzi said managers are still hearing many complaints of people smoking inside. “Zero tolerance is not appropriate when you have addiction,” he said. Staff members haven’t received
Cambridge (MA) Day
added Feb 1, 2018 02:44
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[Canada] Landlords call for right to immediately ban pot in rentals despite tenant laws

Did you also know that It can cost $5,000-6,000 to get the smell of marijuana smoke out of a house and apartment walls and floors? Most provincial landlords want the right to immediately ban the use of pot in rental properties once recreational weed is l
Dawson Creek (BC) Mirror (ca)
added Feb 1, 2018 03:02
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[California] BWOPA/TILE Smoke Free Housing Listening Session

BWOPA/TILE will engage the West Oakland community to explore their thoughts and policy solutions on the hidden dangers of second-hand smoke in public housing during its listening session with Oakland City Councilmember Lynette McElhaney, at the West Oakla
Diablo Magazine (Walnut Creek, CA)
added Jan 30, 2018 02:54
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[California] Santa Monica earns an “A” for smoke-free rules

The City received an A for Smokefree Outdoor Air, a B for Smoke-free Housing, an A for Reducing Sales of Tobacco Products and bonus points for tackling second-hand smoke and licensing.
Santa Monica (CA) Daily Press
added Jan 30, 2018 02:54
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[California] How strong are Inland cities’ tobacco policies? The grades are mixed

Riverside County cities are generally doing a good job regulating tobacco sales and promoting a smoke-free environment in places where people gather outdoors, a new public-policy report card says. But they’re doing a lousy job protecting apartment dwell
Riverside (CA) Press-Enterprise
added Jan 30, 2018 02:54
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[Canada] Secondary-smoke in apartments, condos a health risk: coalition

Clean Air Coalition wants building smoking risks disclosed with housing to would-be inhabitants, more smoke-free suites for National Non-Smoking Week
Metro (ca)
added Jan 25, 2018 20:42
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[Canada] Condos will likely be able to ban residents from smoking marijuana: lawyers

New federal legislation allowing people to consume marijuana recreationally will come into effect in mid-2018, and some condo boards have reportedly been preparing for an anticipated rise in smoking and growing marijuana plants by prohibiting both in con
Global News (ca)
added Jan 25, 2018 02:12
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[UK] Why EVERY family should live with their granny: June, 74, smokes, argues, loves junk TV and tells her son's wife all about his old flames. But the Smiths say moving her in has brought untold joy

One thing the children do hate is Mum smoking — which she pays no attention to, even hiding her false teeth in her dressing gown pocket next to her ciggies, so they don’t dare reach in to chuck them out. (Once the dog ran off with the top set and we had
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 25, 2018 22:54
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