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[Canada] LETTER: Kudos to Stratford for smoking bylaw

Recently, the Town of Stratford announced plans to launch a public consultation about going smoke free in all public spaces by May 2018. At the Canadian Cancer Society, we advocate that there is no safe level of exposure to second-hand smoke – even outd
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Nov 29, 2017 17:10
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[Indiana] Smoking ordinance tabled

Due to the absence of Councilmen John Reinhart and Dave Earley from Monday night’s city council meeting, the issue was tabled until the Dec. 11 meeting.
Seymour (IN) Daily Tribune
added Nov 29, 2017 15:21
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[North Carolina] New ordinance prohibits tobacco products at parks in Ayden

prohibits the use of all tobacco products including e-cigarettes in all of the town’s parks system. Town Manager Steven Harrell says there are many benefits that will come from this change, including healthy environments without second-hand smoke, as wel
WNCT Channel 9 CBS (Greenville, NC)
added Nov 28, 2017 18:21
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[Iowa] A dozen Main Street businesses officially storefront smoke-free

Last year CG Pro Bikes, 127 N. Main St., and the Curling Iron, next door at 129 N. Main, became the first official smoke-free storefront properties on Main Street. The building housing those businesses is owned by Raymond and Liz Harner, who manager the
Bluffton (IA) Icon / Ada (IA) Icon
added Nov 28, 2017 17:20
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[North Carolina] Town approves move to tobacco free parks

The Ayden Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Nov. 14 to prohibit tobacco products within town parks per a request by Tommy Duncan, Ayden’s arts and recreation director, and the Ayden Arts and Recreation advisory board.
Greenville (NC) Daily Reflector
added Nov 28, 2017 16:39
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Seoul delays plan to ban public smoking

According to the Seoul Metropolitan Government, the anti-smoking policy raised by the Seoul Metropolitan Council to ban all smoking on the streets recently went back to square one due to practical issues. A signboard shows a designated smoking zone i
Korea Herald (kr)
added Nov 26, 2017 23:28
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[Michigan] City bans tobacco in all parks

City commissioners recently voted to ban smoking, chewing tobacco and electronic cigarettes in all city parks. Current ordinances already forbid or restrict smoking in most parks. The rule takes effect Thursday, city do
Traverse City (MI) Record-Eagle
added Nov 25, 2017 22:21
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[UK-Scotland] Government to introduce £1000 fine for smokers who spark-up on NHS grounds

An Advertiser investigation found smoking to be rife within the confines of Monklands Hospital, but Holyrood plan on changing that.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Nov 22, 2017 12:58
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] LETTER: Can nothing be done about neighbours smoking on balcony?

I live in a condominium and the people living two floors below me smoke constantly on their balcony from the minute they get home in the evening. This happens to be the time when my family likes to sit and relax on our balcony. Because of the smoking
Straits Times (sg)
added Nov 22, 2017 12:37
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[New York] Reality Check, HealthNet partner for Smokeout event

A recent survey of Herkimer County adults on behalf of BRiDGES Tobacco Prevention shows support for policies that would restrict tobacco sales, marketing and secondhand smoke exposure. According to the survey, 82 percent feel smoking should be prohibited
Herkimer (NY) Times Telegram
added Nov 18, 2017 21:56
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