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[California] Sanger wants smoke-free parks, survey says

Thanks to a survey conducted by the American Lung Association in California in Sanger, the city may be one step closer to tobacco-free parks. More than 92 percent of Sanger residents who took the survey supported the adoption of a policy that would make
Fresno (CA) Bee
added Jun 24, 2016 10:38
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Social Q’s: If a Friend Needs Therapy but Can’t Afford It, Should I Pay? / School-Zone Smokers

Report the problem to the principal, who can post a sign or send an email to all parents, asking them to restrict their smoking to the inside of closed cars with their children onboard — the way my parents did. (Kidding! Smoking is bad.)
New York Times
added Jun 23, 2016 17:37
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[Australia] Politicians debate Vic no smoking laws

Legislation to make outdoor dining areas smoke-free zones in Victoria will be debated in Victoria's parliament on Tuesday. The bill would also amend the Tobacco Act so electronic cigarettes are regulated in the same way as traditional tobacco products.
Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added Jun 21, 2016 16:36
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[Vermont] Winooski bans smoking in city parks

Smoking or vaping tobacco products is no longer permitted in Landry and West Allen parks and Meyers Memorial Pool in Winooski, according to a news release from the Winooski Coalition for a Safe and Peaceful Community.
Burlington (VT) Free Press
added Jun 21, 2016 16:24
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[Illinois] Letter: Golf course smoking policy leaves diners feeling burned

Glenview residents and their guests cannot enjoy the beautiful setting and delicious food unless they also enjoy exposure to the secondhand smoke of other diners, primarily golfers. The board did recently revise the policy, but did not revise it to inclu
Chicago Tribune
added Jun 21, 2016 16:05
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] ‘No Smoking, No Crime’: Welcome to the Philippine Leader’s Town

Smoking is banned throughout the city, except in a few designated areas. A party town? Maybe not, but many people who live here in Davao City, where President-elect Rodrigo Duterte has been the mayor for most of the past two decades, say that’s not the
New York Times
added Jun 16, 2016 14:24
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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
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[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 smokefreefw.org. The next step is to ask City Council to adopt a new, stricter
Fort Worth (TX) Weekly
added Jun 15, 2016 20:53
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[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
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[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
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