Headlines Tagged with Outdoors — 11,219 headlines found
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Members of the Town Council’s ordinance committee will decide this Thursday, June 2, whether to approve a complete ban on all smoking in town parks and recreation areas. Chairman Manny Giusti said he expects the significant amendment
May 31, 2016 Cumberland (RI) Valley Breeze
added Jun 1, 2016 20:04
We see this new policy as a win-win situation for smokers and non-smokers alike. If somebody wants to smoke, they simply have to find a designated area, which fair officials say will be numerous and easy to locate. The Rice County Fair should be an event
May 31, 2016 Faribault (MN) Daily News
added Jun 1, 2016 19:56
Essential Politics May archives: No smoking or vaping at California beaches or parks under this bill
Sen. Marty Block (D-San Diego) introduced SB 1333, which would make smoking or disposing of tobacco waste an infraction subject to a fine of up to $250. “Cigarettes are non-biodegradable and contain over 164 toxic chemicals,” Block told his colleagues.
May 31, 2016 Los Angeles Times
added Jun 1, 2016 19:41
the Hellenic Anti-cancer Institute has called on the government to redouble efforts to enforce an anti-smoking ban in restaurants, bars and other public places but also to extend the ban to children’s playgrounds, beaches and squares.
May 30, 2016 Kathimerini (gr)
added May 30, 2016 19:54
The general assembly of the northwest Hungarian town of Sopron decided last week to ban smoking in the downtown area. According to ikvahirek.eu news portal, it has not been finalised when the regulation enters into effect.
May 30, 2016 Portfolio online financial journal (hu)
added May 30, 2016 19:53
Visitors to the Asbury Park Boardwalk on Saturday overwhelmingly supported a state bill that would give cigarettes the boot on beaches throughout New Jersey. But the jury is still out on whether Gov. Chris Christie will sign the bill, which the Legisla
May 29, 2016 NJ.com
added May 29, 2016 15:23
RANT For secondhand smoke from other commuters at my bus stop. I keep my distance but the smoke is still noxious....If the city of Seattle wants to encourage the use of mass transit, smoking should be banned at transit stops.
May 29, 2016 Seattle (WA) Times
added May 29, 2016 14:18
[Oregon] Eugene’s parks go smoke-free on June 1, but city will be soft on enforcement for three months
But violators will receive the white-glove treatment for the first three months of the smoking ban. June 1 kicks off the three-month “education period” before officials begin enforcing the smoking ban with citations. The education effort will include n
May 28, 2016 Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added May 28, 2016 01:48
City Councilman Geoff Kors is exploring a change to the city’s smoking ordinance that would eliminate smoking on the outdoor patios at restaurants and bars, a move meant to protect not only other patrons from the effects of second-hand smoke, but the wor
May 27, 2016 Palm Springs (CA) Desert Sun
added May 27, 2016 22:19
A ban on smoking in parks and on beaches will protect public health and reduce litter. Do Republican backers have the backbone to override a likely Christie veto?
May 27, 2016 Trenton (NJ) Times
added May 27, 2016 22:16