Headlines Tagged with Outdoors — 11,421 headlines found
city council approved draft legislation aimed at banning all forms of smoking and use of vaporizers (such as electronic cigarettes, pipes or hookahs) from bus shelters, outdoor sports facilities, vehicles for hire, city-owned or leased facilities, parks a
Sep 2, 2015 Prince George (BC) Citizen (ca)
added Sep 2, 2015 10:16
Smokers may beg to differ, but a local poll suggests more people than not prefer smoke-free local beaches. That from the Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit, which also tells us members of its youth program HEAT will head to Port Dover beach on the last day o
Aug 16, 2012 CD98.9 (Simcoe, ON) (ca)
added Aug 17, 2012 03:13
A number of parks in a town are to be declared "designated smokefree sites". Signs will go up at entrances to 13 parks and playing fields in Blackpool, Lancashire, to warn visitors that children need protecting from smoking in open air.
Aug 14, 2012 Ashbourne News Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 14, 2012 22:01
The South may still lead the nation in cigarette use, but the number of places where smokers are embraced with Southern hospitality is shrinking rapidly. More than 200 cities, large and small, across the Deep South have outlawed smoking in bars, restaura
Jul 21, 2012 New York Times
added Jul 21, 2012 05:42
Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz today announced the approval of legislation that would further protect children and young adults from the detrimental effects of secondhand smoke by prohibiting smoking within 100 feet of e
Jun 19, 2012 Saugerties (NY) Post-Star
added Jun 19, 2012 15:18
The results of a comprehensive survey are clear, and now Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health is recommending the city of Guelph develop and implement a comprehensive smoke-free outdoor spaces bylaw. Public Health has submitted a report to the city w
Mar 10, 2014 Guelph (Ont) Mercury (ca)
added Mar 10, 2014 12:45
The Village Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to ban the two items at village playgrounds, athletic fields, swimming pools and ohter athletic facilities. . . . The lone exception to the tobacco ban will be the Harness Track.
Jul 24, 2012 Southern Pines (NC) Pilot
added Jul 24, 2012 17:56
After my column last week saluting New Jersey towns that have or are considering banning smoking in municipal parks and other public places outdoors, you’d have sworn I advocated banning free religion and pepperoni pizza.
Mar 28, 2013 phillyBurbs.com
added Mar 28, 2013 13:43
Even with a law passed and new "no smoking" signs going up at Furman Park this week, those on the two sides of the cigarette debate still feel like arguing.
Aug 18, 2012 The Downey (CA) Beat
added Aug 18, 2012 19:33
The Town Board of Commissioners voted Monday to ban smoking in public parks, on greenways and at the Aquatic Center, but opted against a tobacco-free policy that also would have banned smokeless tobacco products.
Jul 22, 2012 Huntersville (NC) Herald
added Jul 23, 2012 02:47