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[UK] Smoking could be banned outside Princess Alexandra Hospital from October

Managers of Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow are hoping to stamp out smoking on their grounds from October. Smokers are banned from lighting up this month on the Hamstel Road site as part of an engagement exercise. The hospital's leadership team a
Essex Chronicle and the Evening Gazette (uk)
added Jul 20, 2017 18:29
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[Michigan] Manistique parks become smoke-free

The city of Manistique was recently recognized by the Sault Tribe Partnerships to Improve Community Health (PICH) Grant ­Project for designating parks and outdoor recreation areas tobacco-free, which include cigarettes, chewing tobacco, and e-cigarettes.
Escanaba (MI) Daily Press
added Jul 20, 2017 18:26
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[New Hampshire] 9 NH towns choose to go tobacco-free at recreational areas to protect children's health

Nine New Hampshire communities in the Monadnock Region decided to implement tobacco-free policies for recreation areas such as parks and beaches on Tuesday. Keene, Harrisville, Marlborough, Swanzey, Nelson, Rindge, Troy, Walpole and Winchester created th
NH1 News (WBIN)
added Jul 20, 2017 02:24
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[Connecticut] VIDEO: No smoking near Meriden city-owned buildings

The ordinance bans smoking within 25 feet of doors, windows and air intakes of city buildings such as the police and fire departments and City Hall. City officials said the ban is in the interest of public health.
WFSB (Hartford, CT)
added Jul 20, 2017 02:23
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[New Hampshire] Alderman to look at banning smoking in city parks due to rise in illicit spice usage

voted in favor of drafting an ordinance to ban smoking in city parks, after Mayor Gatsas outlined concerns raised by police over a new wave of public spice smoking. “The Chief is looking to bring forward a no smoking ban in the parks of Manchester. He’s
Manchester (NH) InkLink
added Jul 20, 2017 02:23
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Seeking the line for reasonable restrictions

Imagine heading to Deer Park Golf Course and being on course with friends and not being allowed a cigar. We appreciate smoking is not good for you, and that second hand smoke is bad for those around the smoker, but if the health risk requires such a con
Yorkton (SK) This Week (ca)
added Jul 20, 2017 02:22
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[Kentucky] Henderson library campus goes smoke free

Henderson County Public Library’s entire campus, including outdoor areas, will become smoke–free on Aug. 1. ”While we have been smoke-free inside our building for many years, patrons have expressed concern about walking through smoke on their way into
The Gleaner
added Jul 20, 2017 02:21
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[Canada] No smoking on sidewalks, roads or parking lots at Regina's Evraz Place

The Regina Exhibition Association Limited, which operates Evraz Place — home to the new Mosiac Stadium and the Brandt Centre — consulted with the city about the new outdoor smoking ban, which takes effect Saturday, Shalyn Kivela, a spokesperson for the a
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 20, 2017 00:57
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[Wisconsin] LETTER: Inconsistent policy causes confusion

an apartment here owned by the Superior Housing Authority... the picnic table is a community area...smokers have taken it over...all community areas are smoke free but the SHA tells tenants they can sit out there and smoke.
Superior (WI) Daily Telegram
added Jul 18, 2017 22:51
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[Connecticut] Meriden City Council bans smoking outside city buildings

City Council voted Monday night to ban tobacco use within 25 feet of doorways, windows and air intakes of municipal buildings. The ordinance, recommended by the city Health and Human Services Department, prohibits smoking tobacco and any form of nicotine
Meriden (CT) Record-Journal
added Jul 18, 2017 12:50
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