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[New York] Public housing goes smoke-free

Some, however, are not happy about the policy. Rhonda White, vice president of the Van Dyke Resident Association, speaking in a promotional video, said 25 feet from her building is "basically in the middle of the street. "So that means I pay rent here a
Crain's New York Business
added Aug 2, 2018 18:31
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[New Jersey] PALOMA: N.J. did good to ban smoking on beaches. We can do more

the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) has been working in tobacco control for more than 20 years. We applaud the new law and hope that it will spark action to further reduce tobacco use in public places. With this step, New Jersey builds on its stron
NJ.com
added Jul 29, 2018 22:37
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[Ohio] City gets smoking ban repeal petition

“Citizens for Responsive Government will close out its smoking ban repeal initiative petition drive Thursday morning by turning in 900 signatures to place the issue on the November ballot,” according to a group statement. In April, city commissioners en
Sandusky (OH) Register
added Jul 29, 2018 14:51
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ALEXANDER: New Jersey's beach smoking ban: Why include vaping?

Karen Blumenfeld, executive director of Global Advisors on Smokefree Policy (GASP), told New Jersey 101.5 that the inclusion of vaping lies in the New Jersey Smoke-Free Air Act of 2006, which "ensures that workers have a safe, smoke-free workplace and th
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Jul 28, 2018 03:19
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[Nevada] Reno City Council Moves to Ban Smoking in Parks, Public Trails

City Council unanimously approved the first reading of a possible ordinance that would ban smoking and vaping in city parks.
KTVN (Reno, NV)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:02
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[UK] Bexley residents not keen on smoking, survey finds

A study of 1,500 residents by Bexley council between February and March found an overwhelming majority of people wanted to see smoking banned in public areas. An enormous 92 per cent of people want to cut down or ban smoking in children's play areas (wh
News Shopper (uk)
added Jul 25, 2018 15:44
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[Oregon] Council adopts smokefree downtown public right-of-ways and opt-in option city-wide

Eugene’s City Council voted 6-2 last night to adopt an ordinance expanding smokefree areas on public right-of-ways within the downtown core, with property owners having the option to opt out of the ordinance. The ordinance also includes an “opt-in” optio
City of Eugene, Oregon
added Aug 11, 2018 15:13
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[New Jersey, Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: 'Stop using the world as your cigarette-butt can' [editorial]

it seems some people seem to think cigarette butts are in some special category that makes it acceptable to drop them on city streets, suburban sidewalks, parks, beaches, anywhere people stroll. It’s not acceptable. And yet people who never would hurl a
Lancaster Online (Lancaster Newspapers)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:30
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[New Jersey] EDELSTEIN: Split Decision: Edelstein says banning smoking outdoors is kind of crazy

I don’t smoke anymore, wish I never did, will never again, and think it’s gross. But I also think people should be able to enjoy this particular legal vice outdoors.
The Trentonian
added Jul 25, 2018 15:10
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[Antigua, Caribbean] ABLP colleagues clash over Tobacco Bill restriction

Member of parliament for St. Mary’s North Molwyn Joseph, who is also the minister of health, received some push back from members of his own party concerning restrictions on cigarette smokers found in the Tobacco Control Bill 2017 presented to parliament
Antigua Daily Observer (ag)
added Jul 25, 2018 00:59
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