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Living Above a Restaurant in New York City

she has several tricks up her sleeve to make the apartment livable, including the constant use of a white-noise machine to drown out street chatter and scented candles to abate the smell of stale cigarette smoke.
New York Times
added Jan 13, 2017 16:47
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LETTER: Time to ban smoking in multi-unit rentals

The resolution submitted by the Warwick City Council on January 4, 2017 to the Rhode Island General Assembly requesting that multi-unit rental housing be classified as non-smoking came about after a Warwick woman with a four-year old-child moved into a l
Johnston (RI) Sunrise
added Jan 13, 2017 16:37

[Michigan] Bill allowing landlords to ban medical marijuana smoking officially on Snyder's desk

Governor Rick Snyder has just a few bills from last session left to consider. Among them is a bill that would allow landlords to include a provision in their leases preventing tenants from smoking or growing medical marijuana.
Michigan Radio
added Jan 7, 2017 22:15

[New York] North Shore Towers Become Smoke-Free

Cigarettes have been extinguished forever at North Shore Towers and Country Club, after shareholders of the 1,844-unit Queens co-op voted overwhelmingly to protect residents from the dangers of secondhand smoke by banning lighting up anywhere on the 110-
Queens (NY) Gazette
added Jan 4, 2017 22:21

[Florida] Smoking Bans To Begin In Public Housing

With this new federal rule, housing authorities will be able to choose how to enforce the rule. For the Tampa House Authority a ‘three strikes and you’e out rule’ will be implemented. Residents of the Robles Village Park in Tampa recently talked to WF
News Talk Florida
added Jan 3, 2017 07:11

Austria issues unprecedented balcony smoking ban

For the first time, the Austrian Supreme Court has ruled on when and where someone is permitted to smoke in their own home. According to the court’s decision, from now on a Viennese man is not allowed to smoke on his balcony or with the windows open from
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Jan 3, 2017 06:55

[Finland] Housing companies now free to ban smoking on balconies

New legislation will make it possible for housing companies to ban smoking on balconies in 2017, if enough of the residents of the building agree to the plan. Enforcing a ban will be complicated, however, and property management representatives predict t
YLE24 (fi)
added Jan 2, 2017 00:12
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[New York] North Shore Towers goes smoke-free

North Shore Towers is going smoke-free after shareholders took a vote to banish the habit on the 110-acre premises. The three building co-op located at 27240 Grand Central Pkwy. in Glen Oaks will ban lighting up in each of its 1,844 units.
Queens (NY) Times-Ledger Newspapers
added Dec 30, 2016 16:02
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[Massachusetts] Cigarette, medical oxygen start fire at condo complex

The plaintiff suffered an ankle fracture descending from a second-story balcony to escape the blaze, which erupted when actively flowing medical oxygen in the unit below was ignited due to the tenant dropping a lit cigarette.
Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly
added Dec 26, 2016 18:12
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[South Carolina] Next year, Charleston public housing to go smoke-free

In Charleston, state health officials already have been conducting educational programs in public housing complexes on the dangers of smoking, and those meetings have been well attended, Charleston Housing Authority Executive Director Don Cameron said.
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Dec 26, 2016 16:48
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