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[Texas] Nederland passes smoking ban at city parks and facilities

Smoking and electronic vaping will be prohibited in Nederland city parks and park facilities. The Nederland City Council approved the ordinance at their regular meeting on June 13 after some amending was done. City Manager Chris Duque said approving the
Port Arthur (TX) News
added Jun 16, 2016 13:48

[Texas] No Smoke, No Problem

Regardless, Koch and his network of volunteers are informing the public about the proposed smoking ban through events like Friday on the Green while signing up supporters via The next step is to ask City Council to adopt a new, stricter
Fort Worth (TX) Weekly
added Jun 15, 2016 20:53

[Missouri] Creve Coeur proposal would limit smoking in public areas outdoors

The City Council is considering amending a portion of city code to include outdoor dining areas, public seating areas and service areas in its list of places where smoking — including use of electronic cigarettes — is prohibited.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jun 14, 2016 20:41

[Pennsylvania] Lebanon County park plans initiative to go tobacco free

Lebanon Family Health Services in Lebanon County recently welcomed H.M Levitz Memorial Park in East Hanover Township and Palmyra Recreation Association in Palmyra to the growing list of Lebanon County communities who have joined Young Lungs at Play! — an
Lebanon (PA) Daily News
added Jun 13, 2016 21:34

[UK] Voluntary ban on smoking at Norwich play areas moves a step closer

The health initiative aims to stop young children from taking up smoking, to help adult smokers to quit the habit and to protect children from second-hand smoke. And it received overwhelming support at Norwich City Council’s cabinet meeting last night.
Eastern Daily Press (EDP) (uk)
added Jun 13, 2016 19:07

Maine drive-in theaters told they can’t allow patrons to smoke in cars

drive-in owners were notified that the office “has received various compliance concerns” about drive-ins not complying with the state’s 2009 law banning smoking at commercial outdoor eating areas...the Attorney General’s Office, said the letter was prompt
Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Jun 12, 2016 15:18
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[New York] EDITORIAL: Prohibit tobacco use in city parks

In the spirit of public health, Canandaigua City Council should move ahead with a complete ban on the use of tobacco products in city parks.
Canandaigua (NY) Daily Messenger Post
added Jun 10, 2016 12:25

[Ohio] County residents want tobacco-free parks

The results of a survey of local residents about their attitudes and use of tobacco have been announced by Stayin’ Alive, the Franklin County coalition promoting tobacco-free policies. The survey was fueled by a grant from Interact for Health, Cincinnati
Batesville Herald Tribune (IN)
added Jun 10, 2016 01:41

[Oregon] Lane County wants residents to speak up about smoking in parks

Lane County wants residents to weigh in on a possible smoking and vaping ban in its 71 parks, which cover 4,600 acres and include many campsites and marinas.
Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Jun 9, 2016 04:46

[North Carolina] Brunswick County board of commissioners passes smoking ban, delays decision on rule changes for temporary farmer's markets, stands

The Park Tobacco Use Policy was unanimously approved. The newly approved policy places a ban on tobacco products, which includes electronic cigarettes and vaping, throughout the Brunswick County parks system.
Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added Jun 9, 2016 16:51
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