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[Ohio] Westerville places 'No Smoking' signs in city parks

The city passed an ordinance back in July that went into effect earlier this month. Thursday, the city started installing signed at park entrances and trails. Electronic cigarettes are also banned from parks.
nbc4i (Dublin, OH)
added Aug 19, 2018 12:27
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[California] Fontana bans smoking in city parks

Fontana this week joined more than 300 California cities and counties in prohibiting smoking in public parks. City leaders on Tuesday, Aug. 14, unanimously approved the ban, which includes e-cigarettes and will take effect by the end of October. Fontana
Riverside (CA) Press-Enterprise
added Aug 20, 2018 02:09
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[California] Council approves ordinance which prohibits smoking at all City of Fontana parks

The Fontana City Council unanimously approved on Aug. 14 an ordinance that prohibits smoking in all City of Fontana parks, a proposal which was made earlier this year by Smokebusters, a local youth group, and the American Lung Association (ALA). Fontana
Fontana (CA) Herald News
added Aug 19, 2018 12:25
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[Washington] Thurston County bans smoking, vaping in its parks

commissioners on Tuesday approved an amendment to the county’s park code banning smoking and vaping in or on Thurston County parks, preserves or trails. Officials said they wanted to deter smoking and vaping and reduce exposure to secondhand smoke. “We
The Olympian (WA)
added Aug 17, 2018 12:11
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[California] Fontana bans smoking in city parks

Fontana this week joined more than 300 California cities and counties in prohibiting smoking in public parks. City leaders on Tuesday, Aug. 14, unanimously approved the ban, which includes e-cigarettes and will take effect by the end of October. Fontana
San Bernadino County (CA) Sun
added Aug 17, 2018 12:09
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[Nevada] Smoking in city of Reno parks (including vaping) could get you a misdemeanor charge

Tobacco use of any kind is banned as of Aug. 10, including electronic or vaporized smoking devices. The city council introduced the ordinance in July and passed it earlier this month. “Violation of this provision may result in misdemeanor charges,” acco
Reno (NV) Gazette-Journal
added Aug 15, 2018 16:13
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[UK] Festival goes smokefree as Greater Manchester aims to make smoking history

This year’s Rochdale Feel Good Festival will make its Family Zone smokefree for the first time. Smokefree events are being held across Greater Manchester this summer as areas consider creating more permanent smokefree outdoor areas.
Rochdale Borough Council (uk)
added Aug 15, 2018 03:52
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[Oregon] Council adopts smokefree downtown public right-of-ways and opt-in option city-wide

The ordinance is designed to promote community health by reducing the exposure and impacts of secondhand smoke and cigarette litter.
Eugene (OR) Daily News
added Aug 11, 2018 15:10
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[Canada] Group looks to ban smoking in public, around children w/Photo

An Edmonton-based advocacy group with a focus on Western Canada is pushing for stronger controls when it comes to smoking cannabis and tobacco in public and around children. On Tuesday, Les Hagen, executive director for Action on Smoking and Health, sai
Lethbridge (ALB) Herald (ca)
added Aug 10, 2018 19:46
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[Canada] Council chooses 9-metre buffer over full public ban in new smoking bylaw

In a 5-2 vote, councillors ushered an amended Smoking in Public Places Bylaw through its second and third readings Tuesday afternoon, bringing in new rules around where smokers can light up cigarettes and eventually cannabis in the city. While councillor
paNOW (ca)
added Aug 8, 2018 19:56
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