Headlines Tagged with Outdoors — 11,284 headlines found
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
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
It will soon be illegal to smoke on patios, playgrounds and public sports fields in Ontario. The provincial government said Friday it is enacting regulatory changes to make good on previously announced tobacco control measures. The changes take effect o
Nov 7, 2014 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Nov 8, 2014 08:37
Windsor City Council voted to update the city's smoking bylaws to include a number of outdoor spaces. The smoking ban will apply to city parks, beaches, trails, bus shelters, marinas, as well as recreation centres and conservation areas.
May 2, 2016 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added May 4, 2016 21:59
Town of Cobourg has prohibited smoking and the use of tobacco products in all public places. The move follows recent changes to provincial legislation making it illegal to smoke on and around children's playgrounds and publicly owned sports fields and su
Mar 1, 2015 Cobourg (Ont) Daily Star (ca)
added Mar 1, 2015 16:30
members of the planning, transportation and protective services committee said that since the effects of e-cigarettes are still unknown, including them in the bylaw would probably be premature. Some wondered whether the regulation of e-cigarettes even fal
Jun 26, 2014 Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Jul 1, 2014 14:21
The Fraser Health Authority wants the city to ban smoking in parks as part of a larger plan to reduce secondhand smoke, but council is grappling with some of the proposed restrictions.
Feb 14, 2014 The Record (Burnaby, BC) (ca)
added Feb 14, 2014 11:25
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
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
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