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is considering a smoke free policy outside at city little league fields, playgrounds, beaches, and city sponsored events. The discussion will begin Wednesday night at a public hearing at 7:30 pm at the Parsons Government Center. The city said that the
Oct 1, 2014 WTIC Foxct (Hartford, CT)
added Oct 1, 2014 15:13
The Tenth Annual Portland Hempstalk was held last weekend at Portland’s Tom McCall Riverfront Park, the site of many large festivals. The pro-Hemp/Pro-legalization of recreational adult use event was held just 38 days before Oregonians vote to join the
Oct 1, 2014 CounterPunch
added Oct 1, 2014 14:39
[Texas] Smokers were seen at FallsFest despite a new ordinance desinged to ban smoking at parks ($$)
WICHITA FALLS, Texas - FallsFest has come and gone for another year, but for some people, lack of ordinance enforcement left a bad taste in their mouths — because of smoking.
Sep 29, 2014 Wichita Falls (TX) Times Record News
added Oct 1, 2014 09:01
Municipal health and recreation officials say it’s not just about second-hand smoke, but also about setting an example for youth and, least important, making cleanup easier. Chris Stan, spokesman for the state’s Department of Health, said the Tobacco Us
Sep 28, 2014 New Haven (CT) Register
added Sep 28, 2014 19:20
is proposing a ban on e-cigarettes everywhere tobacco smoking is prohibited. That includes beaches, parks, the seawall, public golf courses, bus shelters, patios and within six metres of any door or window into a building. Council is scheduled to vote o
Sep 25, 2014 Metro (ca)
added Sep 27, 2014 14:56
The airport’s approach should be adopted by the other public places trying to curb smoking. Without enforcement, the current self-regulating bans are not eliminating the problem, so providing a space for smokers will at least protect the non-smokers.
Sep 25, 2014 St. John's (Nfl) Telegram (ca)
added Sep 27, 2014 14:51
Smoking at Coventry's University Hospital will be banned completely A total ban on smoking at the University Hospital site in Coventry has been approved this afternoon. Visitors who ignore the ban could be escorted from the site at Walsgrave. The whole
Sep 25, 2014 Coventry Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 27, 2014 14:49
[California] Hermosa Beach pledges tighter no-smoking enforcement, eyes licenses for tobacco sellers to protect minors
The Hermosa Beach City Council has agreed to more actively enforce its three-year-old ban on smoking in public areas such as the Strand, the city pier and the popular Pier Plaza. The council also tentatively agreed to add e-cigarettes to the smoking ban.
Sep 24, 2014 Easy Reader (Hermosa Beach, CA)
added Sep 26, 2014 16:41
Anaheim parks post signs at entrances, telling e-cigarette users to join traditional smokers in designated spots.
Sep 26, 2014 Orange County (CA) Register
added Sep 26, 2014 09:00
Tobacconists and cigarette producers in France reacted angrily ... “They aren’t attacking the problem of smoking; they are attacking a network of 27,000 small businesses.”... “We are not an island like Australia,” said Eric Sensi, corporate affairs dire
Sep 26, 2014 New York Times
added Sep 25, 2014 18:27