Headlines Tagged with Outdoors — 9,820 headlines found
Corner Brook’s city-owned-and-operated recreational facilities and open green spaces are now smoke free. Council approved the new healthy indoor and outdoor environments policy at its regular public meeting Monday evening.
Jan 21, 2014 Western Star (ca)
added Jan 21, 2014 07:56
There is a difference between controlling a situation and outright prohibition. Expanding the smoking ban to include city roads and sidewalks was tantamount to the latter.
Jul 19, 2013 Floyd County (KY) Times
added Jul 19, 2013 15:25
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
has banned smoking at all beaches inside its national park system. The smoking ban covers cigars and pipes as well as cigarettes and is enforced from within 15 metres of the shoreline.
Feb 7, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 10, 2013 20:53
The owner of more than 40 bars and restaurants is predicting business will drop by as much as 15 per cent if Quebec goes ahead with a bill to ban smoking on outdoor patios. Bill 44 comes a decade after Quebec first prohibited smoking inside eating and dr
May 6, 2015 Canadian Press
added May 6, 2015 20:48
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
City Council passed amendments to the Tobacco Ordinance last week that raise the age to legally purchase tobacco in Cambridge from 18 to 21, while also designating more public spaces as smoke-free and placing limits on the use of electronic cigarettes, ac
Feb 5, 2015 Harvard Crimson
added Feb 5, 2015 06:56
The changes also added playgrounds, and sports fields to the places where people can no longer smoke. The revised legislation also bans the sale of tobacco products from university and college campuses.
Jan 2, 2015 GlobalTV (ca)
added Jan 3, 2015 13:47
The Krossa family of Maple Ridge - Wendell, Rena and their children Kyle, 17, Kelsey, 15, and Kieran, 10 - are irritated by cigarette smoke wafting over from their neighbours. The family wants to see local government step in with legislation.
Jul 17, 2012 Maple Ridge / Pitt Meadows (BC) News (ca)
added Jul 18, 2012 03:36