Headlines Tagged with Outdoors — 11,532 headlines found
[California] People who live in public housing would be banned from smoking and vaping in their homes under new bill
“This is a great step forward in protecting families by significantly reducing exposure to second-hand smoke and this bill codifies federal regulations,” Wood said. “In AB 62, we are taking it a step further by including the use of e-cigarettes to be con
Dec 14, 2016 Los Angeles Times
added Dec 15, 2016 05:00
The plan is part of an initiative with St. Bernards to raise awareness involving the health risks of smoking or secondhand smoke. The ordinance will regulate tobacco use in venues including ball fields, pool areas or any public place where people are i
Dec 14, 2016 KAIT 8 (AR)
added Dec 15, 2016 04:57
East Lansing's City Council approved a smoking ban prohibiting the use of tobacco in city parks, plazas and recreational facilities. The council unanimously approved the ordinance following a public hearing Tuesday, according to East Lansing Mayor Mark M
Dec 14, 2016 Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Dec 14, 2016 21:41
Bennett and Long rewrote their original proposal to exempt sidewalks and streets unless they were used for a public event or dining. They also decided to allow owners of private businesses to designate areas where smoking is allowed. The changes were en
Dec 13, 2016 Ventura County (CA) Star
added Dec 28, 2016 14:06
There were also other means through which organisers of the “Happiest Music Festival” tacitly accepted public smoking – no “smoking prohibited” signs, absence of smoking areas and sale of cigarette boxes at the venue. As a result, public smoking was ramp
Dec 10, 2016 The Quint (in)
added Dec 12, 2016 06:26
City council gave three readings Monday to a bylaw that will prohibit lighting up within six metres of a bus stop, bar or restaurant patio, food truck or tent, or drive-thru that serves food, and within 25 metres of any outdoor sports field or playground.
Dec 8, 2016 Prince George (BC) Citizen (ca)
added Dec 8, 2016 20:30
For now, the council is rightly looking to consult with the public over the policy. Initial indications are that councillors are particularly interested in whether just the street's pocket parks be given the designation. In which case it wouldn't apply t
Dec 8, 2016 Southland Times (nz)
added Dec 7, 2016 16:31
An amendment to present a smoking ordinance was presented and approved by the Ozark city council Tuesday night. Not only is smoking not allowed inside buildings, but now, smokers have to be at least 30 feet away from the property.
Dec 7, 2016 WTVY Channel 4 (Dothan, AL)
added Dec 12, 2016 06:26
Plans to ban smoking in school and hospital grounds and playgrounds in Wales should also extend to outside all nurseries, GP practices, playing fields and sports grounds, a health promotion body has told AMs.
Dec 7, 2016 BBC Online
added Dec 8, 2016 20:39
Sioux Falls city council adopted an outdoor smoking policy without an all-out ban and without penalties. The decision didn’t come easy. The council took public input on the ordinance for close to an hour before debating the topic.
Dec 7, 2016 KSFY Television ABC (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Dec 7, 2016 17:03