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[Canada] Gold medallist joins anti-smoking campaign

A new anti-smoking campaign featuring Olympic gold-medal skier Ashleigh McIvor was launched Saturday on the slopes of Mount Seymour in North Vancouver. McIvor has joined forces with the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority to encourage skiers and snowboard
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 26, 2013 23:05

[New Jersey] County to ban cigarette smoking in parks

the Hudson County Freeholders are poised to introduce an ordinance that would ban cigarette smoking in county parks and would impose fines on people smoking near areas where children play.
Hudson (NJ) Reporter
added Jan 23, 2013 17:04

[West Virginia] Tobacco Ordinance Passed in Bridgeport

After hearing public comment and discussion, council approved the ordinance 5 to 1. The ban prohibits tobacco use in all parks, recreation facilities, and their parking lots.
WBOY-TV (Clarksburg, WV)
added Jan 15, 2013 16:01

[California] Fremont City Council Amends Smoking Ordinance

Last year, Fremont received a ā€œDā€, a grade not reflective of its commitment to public health. In response, the Fremont City Council took immediate and purposeful action to revise the Smoking Ordinance by prohibiting smoking in public places and in places
City of Fremont (CA)
added Jan 12, 2013 11:08

[Australia] ACT to follow NSW smoking ban

The ACT Government plans to follow New South Wales and ban smoking in more public places.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jan 7, 2013 05:12

[California] Petaluma starts 2013 with trash, smoking ordinances

The council will be asked to formally adopt broad new smoking restrictions in a variety of public and private spaces as sought by the police department and anti-smoking advocates.
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Jan 7, 2013 04:56

[Indiana] County repeals area smoking ban

Commissioners in Johnson County, just south of Indianapolis, voted unanimously this week to repeal the countywide ban, which had been slated to begin Jan. 5.
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Dec 22, 2012 12:11

[Ohio] Columbus could make parks tobacco-free zones

The Columbus Recreation and Parks Department is considering a policy that would create tobacco-free areas at city-run facilities. The department is looking to eliminate the use of tobacco products -- that includes cigarettes as well as smokeless product
This Week Newspapers (Worthington, OH)
added Dec 20, 2012 06:08

[Colorado] From the editorial advisory board: Smoking bans

Starting in January, smoking will be banned on the Pearl Street Mall. ... The University of Colorado is also exploring a ban on smoking on its campus. What do you think?
Boulder (CO) Daily Camera
added Dec 8, 2012 07:50

[Georgia] Tobacco ban in parks approved

COVINGTON -- Commissioners on Tuesday unanimously approved a ban on use of all tobacco products in county parks, effective April 1.
Newton (GA) Citizen
added Dec 6, 2012 11:38
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