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[Canada] Smoke-Free NS registry a breath of clean air for tenants

Smoke-Free Nova Scotia has launched a new online registry to help tenants and landlords butt out. The new website directs non-smokers to housing where smoking isn’t allowed. It also provides tips for landlords on how to convert their buildings to smoke-f
CBC News (ca)
added Aug 12, 2014 15:58
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[Canada] Grey County Social Housing Adopts Smoke-Free Policy

As of January 1, Grey County Social Housing implemented a smoke-free policy in their residential units. The issue of second-hand smoke in multi-unit housing continues to grow as a serious public health concern. Currently, one in three Ontarians live in a
Meaford (ON) Independent (ca)
added Feb 4, 2014 10:28
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[New York] Q & A: On Condo Rentals and Smoking

if a board does not want a smoker in an apartment, it can exercise its right of first refusal and rent the apartment from the owner on the terms being offered by the owner's prospective tenant.
New York Times
added Aug 20, 2012 01:39
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[New York] El Dorado co-op wants to evict 'smoking' trust-fund transsexual stinking up swank CPW complex

A chi-chi Upper West Side building wants to boot the trust-fund transsexual who's been stinking up the joint with her chain smoking. In papers filed in Manhattan Supreme Court, the co-op board of the El Dorado, at 300 Central Park West, says Diane Well
New York Post
added Jul 20, 2012 03:36
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Our take: York Housing Authority's no-smoking rule makes sense

Maybe back off enforcing the rules about smoking outside near units - or have a designated smoking area. And for goodness sake, forget the rule banning the use of electronic cigarettes - which merely emit water vapor. Why would the authority outlaw devi
York (PA) Daily Record
added Jun 16, 2012 07:54
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UCLA Recieves $3M to Combat Secondhand Smoke in L.A. Apartment Buildings

The UCLA Center for Health Policy Research received a $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to combat the effects of secondhand smoke on low-income Latino and black families living in Los Angeles-area apartment buildings,
MyNewsLA.com
added Oct 1, 2014 14:19
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[Canada] Condo owner's smoking a potentially cloudy issue

if there are any issues with respect to ventilation, this may be the responsibility of the condominium corporation. Be careful what you ask for, as you may get it, along with a big special assessment fee.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Mar 8, 2015 10:06
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[Canada] Ontario Community/Non-Profit Housing Providers with No-Smoking Policies (PDF)

Smoke-Free Housing Ontario (ca)
added Jun 24, 2014 12:58
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[Wisconsin] Smoke-free apartments are a tough sell locally

RACINE — Focus on Community workers have spent the past year trying to get apartment managers to commit to making their multi-unit buildings smoke-free. It hasn’t been an easy task.
Racine (WI) Journal Times
added Sep 25, 2013 12:43
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[Canada] Growing movement to ban smoking in Toronto apartment buildings

“Eighty per cent of residents who live in multi-unit housing in Ontario would choose smoke free if they had a choice,” said Lorraine Fry, the executive director of the Non-Smokers’ Rights Association. “Landlords don’t know that it’s legal for them to ac
GlobalTV (ca)
added Sep 16, 2014 02:56
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