Headlines Tagged with Litter — 2,391 headlines found
The Lee County Health Department and KSB Community Wellness support local students leading the effort toward a tobacco-free park policy. Both organizations identified smoking as a priority health issue in their most recent community health needs assessm
Nov 19, 2014 Sauk Valley (IL) Newspapers
added Nov 19, 2014 12:30
Smoking is to be banned in all 860 national parks in NSW, Environment Minister Rob Stokes has announced.
Nov 17, 2014 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Nov 16, 2014 18:19
[UK] Government push to clean up Britain and make dropping litter 'as socially unacceptable as drink driving'
Motorists who allow rubbish to be thrown from their cars could be prosecuted as part of a bid by ministers to make dropping rubbish as “socially unacceptable as drink driving”. The Government is looking at making it easier for councils to fine people who
Nov 9, 2014 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 11, 2014 09:26
“If we can accomplish those goals without a rule that would be difficult to enforce, we should try that first,” said a spokesman for the Parks and Recreation Department, and we wish that sentiment were more common in government.
Nov 10, 2014 Corvallis (OR) Gazette-Times
added Nov 10, 2014 23:39
Officials said it would have been tough to enforce the prohibition along the 362 miles of Oregon coastline, all of which is public and much of which is wild and isolated. The department proposed the rule in February as a way to reduce secondhand smoke a
Nov 7, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 7, 2014 11:36
Thaden Brient, an Athens parent, spent about a month of his summer this year picking up cigarette butts from the grounds of Southside Park on Dairy Lane. Brient was in part cleaning up the park for his 9-year-old daughter, who uses the city's playground
Oct 15, 2014 Athens (OH) News
added Nov 3, 2014 19:52
The pilot scheme, due to begin in December, will see those dropping cigarette ends or packets receiving a £30 shopping voucher if they can prove they have completed a council- commissioned stop smoking course and successfully given up.
Nov 3, 2014 Wandsworth Guardian (uk)
added Nov 3, 2014 11:12
CAMPAIGNERS are calling for a Government ban on smoking at Plymouth beaches. The call has come from environmental activists in Cornwall as part of a study which reveals the scale of damage marine litter causes. Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) say unless t
Oct 27, 2014 Plymouth Herald / This is Plymouth (uk)
added Nov 1, 2014 22:52
CAMPAIGNERS are calling for a Government ban on smoking at Devon beaches. The call has come from environmental activists in Cornwall as part of a study which reveals the scale of damage marine litter causes.
Oct 27, 2014 Exeter Express & Echo (uk)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:26
Cornwall-based Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) said action must be taken to reduce marine litter by 50% in the next six years and the consequences of failing to act are unthinkable. The group, which is based in St Agnes, has presented a legal framework to
Oct 27, 2014 Western Morning News (uk)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:15