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[California] Paso Robles bans smoking in public places starting in March

Under the new law, tobacco use — including cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars and pipes — and marijuana smoking aren’t allowed in city buildings and enclosed public places; at outdoor events and city parks, trails and sports facilities; or in common areas
San Luis Obispo (CA) Tribune
added Feb 25, 2017 00:09
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Arkansas town OKs tobacco ban in parks

in less than 30 days it will be illegal to smoke or use any tobacco, electronic cigarette or vapor products in Fort Smith's city parks. City directors approved on Tuesday an ordinance recommended by the Fort Smith Parks and Recreation Commission to ban s
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Feb 23, 2017 15:47
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[California] McKMack takes up smoking tonight

The McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee will take up the matter when it meets at 6 p.m. at the newly named Middle School Conference Center (previously called the Azalea Conference Center), located on the east side of the McKinleyville Middle Schoo
Mad River Union (Arcata, CA)
added Feb 23, 2017 15:46
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[New Zealand] Rotorua breathes easy as smokefree spaces increase

Rotorua Lakes Council will implement the extended Smokefree Outdoor Spaces Policy in two phases over two years. Phase one will see no smoking implemented at all bus stops and shelters, at the i-Site and library surrounds (including Jean Batten Park), at
Voxy (nz)
added Feb 23, 2017 15:46
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[Texas] VIDEO: City will ask smokers to put out cigarettes in Dallas parks

Signs with the phrase “Smell flowers, not smoke” have been placed all over city parks to tell park users about the new ordinance taking effect on March 1. “The smoking ban allows us to reach our goal of providing a healthy environment and reduce litter
WFAA Channel 8 (Dallas/Fort Worth, TX)
added Feb 23, 2017 13:31
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[Texas] VIDEO: Revisions to Smoking Ordinance in Parks Approved

SAN ANGELO, TX - On the agenda at the city council meeting on Tuesday: the first public hearing for changes to the smoking ordinance for outdoor sporting areas was approved.
KIDY / KXVA (Abilene, TX)
added Feb 22, 2017 19:48
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[UK] Council unveils new yellow 'smoking zones' to cut down on litter in town

COLCHESTER Council has introduced two new smoking zones at 'hotspots' in town in a bid to cut down on litter. The dedicated smoking areas, marked out by a yellow line, are designed to help tackle littering and reduce the cost of cleaning in the town cent
Colchester Gazette (uk)
added Feb 22, 2017 16:25
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[Asia-pacific, Taiwan] Bus shelter smoking ban starts in Taipei next week

Starting Wednesday next week, smoking will be prohibited at 1,150 bus shelters at 932 bus stops in Taipei, the Taipei Department of Health said yesterday. Article 15 of the Tobacco Hazards Prevention Act (菸害防制法) states that those who smoke at bus stops f
Taipei Times (tw)
added Feb 21, 2017 20:29
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[Kansas] Tobacco-free parks on the docket

Members of Healthier Lyon County picked up cigarette butts at local parks. The group anticipated finding a number of littered items but were shocked by the large amount. The above bags are from (clockwise from left): Santa Fe, All Veterans, Jones and Pete
Emporia (KS) Gazette
added Feb 21, 2017 19:03
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[Arkansas] Trumann Council discusses tobacco ordinance

The Trumann City Council heard the first of three readings for an ordinance regulating smoking, smokeless tobacco, and e-cigarettes on city property Tuesday night.
Poinsett County (AR) Democrat Tribune
added Feb 21, 2017 01:56
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