Headlines Tagged with Outdoors — 11,105 headlines found
Less than three months after new laws banned smoking in outdoor dining areas, the council has asked the community whether the restrictions should be expanded. It is running an online survey and public consultation sessions, and is gauging the views of b
Oct 22, 2017 Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Oct 22, 2017 21:28
A little more than three-and-a-half months since the implementation of a controversial Howard County-wide smoking ban, bar owners and workers have provided a mixed response to the change – while others extolled the possibilities of improved health and a n
Oct 22, 2017 Kokomo (IN) Tribune
added Oct 22, 2017 21:27
The Butte Council of Commissioners voted in favor of banning the use of tobacco at one of its major city parks this week. The Council voted 9-3 in favor of banning smoking, chewing tobacco or vaping tobacco at Clark Park. The move will include the insta
Oct 19, 2017 KXLF Z7 (Butte, MT)
added Oct 20, 2017 13:54
We are heartened by the potential for progress in Fort Worth, which will be one of the last cities in Tarrant County to go smoke-free. And at the same time, we encourage anyone who spends time in our city’s public spaces to press leadership to take the
Oct 20, 2017 Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added Oct 20, 2017 13:54
City Council members voted the evening of October 17th to ban smoking on city properties -- both indoors and outdoors. According to the City Manager’s office, the ban includes all city buildings and city parks. City streets and sidewalks are not included.
Oct 19, 2017 KAUZ-TV NewsChannel 6 (Wichita Falls, TX)
added Oct 20, 2017 13:16
After gathering public opinion during the last couple of months, Clear Lake city council members approved an ordinance banning smoking in its public parks and beaches at its meeting Monday evening. The ordinance, however, underwent a minor revision, as "
Oct 19, 2017 Mason City (IA) Globe-Gazette
added Oct 20, 2017 13:15
“These beaches are among the most beautiful in Southeast Asia, and the aim is to keep them that way.“People who do smoke need not worry, as they will still be accommodated. The new smoking ban on Thai beaches is aimed at maintaining a clean and safe envir
Oct 19, 2017 The Nation (th)
added Oct 19, 2017 20:49
On Tuesday the Iowa City Council voted 6 to 1 in its final reading of an ordinance amendment that finalized the ban. Mayor Jim Throgmorton voted against all three readings of the ordinance change. "I don't think this is a public health issue. I look at
Oct 19, 2017 Iowa City (IA) Press-Citizen
added Oct 19, 2017 18:52
The ordinance doesn’t just ban cigarettes, but any “tobacco products” or “lighted smoking instrument or activated inhalant delivery system.” That means cigars, pipes, chewing tobacco, snuff, e-cigarettes or vape pens are also forbidden.
Oct 17, 2017 East Oregonian
added Oct 19, 2017 10:20
And put it this way: I bet Adam and Eve didn't smoke in the garden of Eden. Is outdoor non-smoking the relentless goose-step of the nanny state? Well, maybe, but I think there's a lot to be said for nannies. Imagine if the McCanns had hired one.
Oct 18, 2017 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Oct 18, 2017 22:28