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Oklahoma town bans electronic cigarettes on public property beginning Nov. 20

The amendment to the city of Ada's tobacco ordinance forbids electronic cigarettes on all indoor and outdoor areas owned or operated by the city.
The Oklahoman
added Oct 30, 2013 00:47
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[Virgin Islands] Smoking ban enforcement begins today

Virgin Islands Daily News (vg)
added Feb 12, 2011 00:00
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[Texas] EDITORIAL: A new smoking ban won’t solve these problems

Protecting the nonsmoking public from secondhand tobacco smoke, a stellar motive, isn't the motive. The desired outcome is to deter loitering outside City Hall by people who aren't there to conduct City Hall-related business.
Corpus Christi (TX) Caller-Times
added Sep 22, 2015 11:14
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[Vermont] Church St. smoking ban begins Wednesday

"This gives people who are irritated by smoke the right to ask somebody to not smoke," said Burlington City Council President Joan Shannon. Signs say it all. Smoking on Burlington's Church Street Marketplace is no longer allowed starting Wednesday. "It t
WCAX-TV Ch. 3 (Burlington, VT)
added Dec 16, 2014 03:29
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[Texas] Editorial: Thanks for kick-start to ban smoking in Dallas parks

What are these city spaces for, if not promoting good health? Allowing tobacco use in the very places most frequented by the city’s youngest residents sends a dangerous mixed message. So, thanks, Dallas Park and Recreation Board, for voting unanimously
Dallas Morning News
added Nov 16, 2014 22:44
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[Alabama] Madison County commissioners wary of Chairman Dale Strong's smoking ban, health fines for county employees

Health was hot topic during a two-hour work session where the Madison County Commission debated banning tobacco from workplaces and installing stiff fines for employees who skipped free health screenings.
AL.com
added Oct 24, 2013 23:44
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[North Carolina] County issues smoking restrictions at courthouses

In 30 days, smoking will limited to smaller, designated areas at the county's two courthouses. The Davidson County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution Tuesday prohibiting smoking at the Lexington and Thomasville courthouses, except for in limit
The Dispatch (Lexington, NC)
added Oct 23, 2013 02:06
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[Colorado] Police won't target smokers in parks, but park-goers might

The Tobacco Police are not going to patrol the city's parks looking for smokers, in spite of a law passed Tuesday that makes it illegal to light up in parks, trails and open spaces. "It's going to be enforced no differently than alcohol," said Gary Feffe
Colorado Springs (CO) Gazette
added Sep 28, 2013 17:50
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[Wisconsin] Poll shows strong support for smoke-free parks

The Transform Wisconsin poll found that 73 percent of those surveyed in La Crosse County favor tobacco-free parks, beaches and fairgrounds, with 54 percent strongly backing the idea. On the butt end of the survey, 25 percent oppose such a ban, 15 percent
La Crosse (WI) Tribune
added Sep 26, 2013 01:24
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[New York] Smoking ban on city of Canandaigua's October agenda

A law that would ban tobacco use within 100 feet of public playgrounds in the city of Canandaigua will be introduced during the Oct. 3 City Council meeting. The ordinance is the result of more than 17 months worth of discussion on a potential smoking ba
Canandaigua (NY) Daily Messenger Post
added Sep 22, 2013 12:39
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