Headlines Tagged with Outdoors — 10,923 headlines found
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
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
A recent study in Environmental Health Perspectives found that nonsmokers who visited outdoor restaurants and bars where smoking was allowed had elevated levels of tobacco-related chemicals in the body compared with people at a smoke-free control site.
Aug 14, 2012 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Aug 14, 2012 07:42
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
Innisfil residents who tell cigarette smokers to butt out when they light up near playgrounds, beaches and sports fields now have a bylaw to back them up. And town is reminding visitors to Innisfil Beach Park and other town parks about the anti-smoking r
May 24, 2014 Simcoe County (Ont) Online (ca)
added May 24, 2014 15:44
It’s a shame and somewhat embarrassing that our political leaders – municipal and provincial – haven’t taken the lead with an all-out smoking ban.... Moose Jaw wouldn’t be the first community to enforce an outdoor public smoking ban, but here’s a case whe
Jul 27, 2015 Moose Jaw (SK) Times-Herald (ca)
added Aug 6, 2015 09:35
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
A regulation has been publicized today that limits smoking in public areas in the Maldives from January 1, 2013.
Oct 9, 2012 Haveeru Daily (mv)
added Oct 9, 2012 04:38
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