Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Outdoors 11,178 headlines found

2 Views

[Michigan] City could ban smoking in parks

City commissioners on Monday will consider whether to ban smoking and e-cigarettes in all city parks. Parks and Recreation Commission members recommended as much, and smoking is already barred or restricted in most city parks.
Traverse City (MI) Record-Eagle
added Nov 6, 2017 16:26
0 Views

[Colorado] VIDEO: City Council Unanimously Passes Smoking Ban On 16th Street Mall

City Council President Albus Brooks is behind what he calls the “Breathe Easy” campaign. The proposal comes after he said numerous people complained about smoking and second-hand smoke along the outdoor mall.
CBS4 (Denver, CO)
added Nov 4, 2017 15:26
4 Views

[Switzerland] Swiss Rail to test smoke-free train stations and platforms

will experiment with smoking restrictions at various train stations in response to customer complaints about second-hand smoke and cigarette butts on platforms impacting on comfort.
Le News (ch)
added Nov 3, 2017 01:57
7 Views

The surfboard made using 10,000 cigarette butts

Cigarette butts leach toxic chemicals into the environment including lead, arsenic, and nicotine - the same toxic chemicals found in secondhand smoke. These small and poisonous items represent 34 percent of the total litter collected in California. The
SurferToday (uk)
added Nov 3, 2017 00:05
3 Views

[California] City of Santa Barbara Begins Outdoor Smoking Warnings

Smoking is now prohibited at beaches, parks, sports fields, open spaces, trails, sidewalks and paseos in commercial and private residential areas. Smoking is also banned in city parking structures and lots and Stearns Wharf. In addition, no smoking
Nooz Hawk
added Nov 3, 2017 00:02
3 Views

[North Carolina] Swain coalition pushes for tobacco-free parks

Aproposed policy to make the Swain County Recreation Center a tobacco-free property may not be a slam dunk with all of the county commissioners. The Coalition for a Safe & Drug Free Swain County presented the commissioners with a draft ordinance a few m
Smoky Mountain News
added Nov 2, 2017 03:34
1 View

[California] LA council reviews smoking ban, El Camino project

A proposal for an outdoor dining smoking ban and... were among the agenda items discussed at last week’s Los Altos City Council meeting...proposal on the consent calendar at the Oct. 24 meeting. However, during a public comment section at the beginning o
Town Crier
added Nov 1, 2017 16:07
3 Views

[Minnesota] City snuffs out smoking in parking ramps

The city of Rochester and Olmsted County restrict outdoor smoking in many public areas. On Wednesday, the city's ban on smoking will extend to public areas of parking ramps.
Rochester (MN) Post-Bulletin
added Nov 1, 2017 02:38
4 Views

TATEL: New York City Requires Adoption of a Smoking Policy ($$)

Eva Talel discusses recent New York City legislation which imposes on residential landlords and boards the obligation to adopt a smoking policy within one-year, and federal legislation which requires public housing agencies to implement a smoke-free polic
Law.com
added Oct 31, 2017 22:36
5 Views

[Colorado] Denver approves a smoking and vaping ban for the 16th Street Mall

Smokers and vapers on Denver’s 16th Street Mall are now on notice: Starting Dec. 1, they will need to walk at least 50 feet down a side street before lighting up or puffing.
Denver (CO) Post
added Oct 31, 2017 02:54
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines