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[California] Orinda looks at snuffing out smoke

City leaders agreed this week to develop an ordinance to stamp out smoking in outdoor dining areas and public events, and create smoke-free housing in existing apartments and condominiums. If approved, the ordinance would restrict smoking in areas beyon
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Apr 25, 2015 11:21
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[Canada] Iqaluit mother calls for Nunavut-wide ban on apartment smoking

A mother in Iqaluit wants to ban smoking inside all multi-dwelling residential buildings in Nunavut, where more than half the population over the age of 12 is said to smoke. Sharon Angnakak started an online petition earlier this month after she and her
CBC News (ca)
added Apr 21, 2015 14:30
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[Massachusetts] Smoking blamed for fire displacing occupants of 24 apartments in Weymouth, two fires in Braintree

Fire officials are blaming careless disposal of smoking materials for causing $100,000 damage during a two-alarm blaze in a first-floor apartment at 53 Queen Anne Drive, Weymouth on Thursday, April 16 and in two separate blazes in Braintree earlier this
Wicked Local (MA)
added Apr 19, 2015 16:43
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[Canada] Fredericton balcony fire starts from smoking material

One person was displaced overnight by a fire at a four-storey apartment building off of Bishop Drive in Fredericton. Fire department platoon captain Peter McMurtrie says it started at about midnight on a second-floor balcony.
CBC News (ca)
added Apr 16, 2015 12:05
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[Missouri] Careless smoking may be to blame for two-alarm fire at St. Louis apartment complex : News

About 60 residents were evacuated from the Metropolitan Village Apartments after a two-alarm fire Tuesday morning. Nine residents were treated at the scene for smoke inhalation, said St. Louis Fire Capt. Garon Mosby. Three people
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Apr 14, 2015 12:42
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[Canada] Support A Smoke Free Nunavut! Ban Smoking in Multi-Dwelling Housing and Save Our Children!

AMAZING! 102 signatures online!!! I have been collecting signatures around town too! So far collected 84 around Iqaluit. I will be collecting more in the coming weeks. Please continue to pass this petition to your friends, colleagues, family, place of bu
The Petition Site
added Apr 13, 2015 11:53
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[Canada] Nunavut woman launches petition to ban smoking inside multi-unit buildings

Sharon Angnakak is looking for 1,000 Nunavummiut willing to support a territory-wide ban on indoor smoking in multi-dwelling buildings. Last week the Iqaluit woman launched an online petition drive to gain support from 1,000 people in Nunavut for this g
Nunatsiaq News (ca)
added Apr 13, 2015 11:52
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[Minnesota] Discarded cigarette butt caused fire that destroyed Duluth apartment building

A discarded cigarette butt started the Easter Sunday fire that destroyed a Duluth apartment building and displaced 19 families, authorities said Thursday. “No charges are going to be filed; it was accidental,” said Duluth Fire Marshal Marnie Grondah
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Apr 10, 2015 16:19
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[Minnesota] More rentals go smoke free

Owners of multi-unit rental properties continued to implement smoke-free rules last year, surpassing expectations of a local anti-tobacco group that has been promoting the benefits of such policies to landlords and renters.
Red Wing (MN) Republican Eagle
added Apr 9, 2015 15:35
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[California] PD Editorial: Banning multi-family smoking

Smoke, like noise, knows no walls, which is why the city of Santa Rosa is on the right track... We sympathize to some degree with those who, as a result of this change, will be unable to smoke inside their own living areas. But we have greater sympathy
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Mar 31, 2015 12:32
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