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[New York] ARCHIVE: World War Z: Zeckendorf Towers' New Smoke-Free Policy Wins Big

Manhattan's Zeckendorf Towers last week became the largest condominium in New York City, and possibly the nation, to go completely smoke-free. In the strongest voter turnout in the 26-year-old building's history, 85% of its 647 unit-owners voted 83.5% in
Habitat Magazine
added Oct 22, 2014 08:43

[California] Smoking cigarettes inside apartments and condos may be banned in parts of San Mateo County

On Tuesday, the Board of Supervisors is scheduled to consider approving an ordinance that would ban smoking inside apartments, condominiums and other multiple-housing units. Health officials contend cigarette smoke can creep through floors, walls and air
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Oct 21, 2014 13:23
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[Minnesota] Free Workshop for Area Landlords

Four Corners Partnership is hosting a free workshop for area landlords. This event will be held in Faribault at noon on Tuesday Nov. 4, at Alexander’s Supper Club. The workshop will include presentations by the director of the Live Smoke Free Program and
Owatonna (MN) Peoples Press
added Oct 21, 2014 09:54

[Canada] NL Housing tenant wants smoke-free environment

A tenant with Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation is hoping to convince the organization to amend its smoking regulations.
NL News Now (ca)
added Oct 18, 2014 08:13

A qualitative evaluation of 40 voluntary, smoke-free, multiunit, housing policy campaigns in California [FREE FULL TEXT]

Campaigns designed to enhance voluntary smoke-free MUH policy adoption should underscore the economic viability of such policies during each strategic step.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 16, 2014 15:53

[Maine] Smokers not obeying housing rules

Sun Spots recommends complaining repeatedly to management and the Maine State Housing Authority, which you can find at or 207-626-4600. If the building management is falling down on the job, Maine Housing may be able to help.
Lewiston (ME) Sun Journal
added Oct 16, 2014 13:09

[North Carolina] 'Grand Old Lady' is now 'historic'

The former R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. headquarters officially can be touted as "historic" after being approved for inclusion on the National Register of Historic Places. The registry placed the 22-story building on the list Aug. 19. It has served as downt
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 13, 2014 14:11

[Ohio] Activate Allen County: Secondhand smoke truly dangerous

If you live in multi-unit housing -- that means apartment complexes, duplexes or any other place that more than one family resides -- there's a good chance you are being exposed to secondhand smoke, even if you can't see it.
Lima (OH) News
added Oct 12, 2014 22:00

CDC: Banning Smoking in Public Housing Could Save States Millions

At a time when public housing agencies are increasingly considering smoking prohibitions, a new study shows that a ban would save nearly $500 million a year.
Governing Magazine
added Oct 11, 2014 22:54

Ask Real Estate: When Smoke Gets in Your Apartment

“Secondhand cigarette smoke is different from secondhand marijuana smoke,” said Janet Ray Kalson, a lawyer who represents tenants. “Secondhand cigarette smoke is an established health hazard, and marijuana smoke is not.”
New York Times
added Oct 11, 2014 12:19
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