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[Illinois] Could Your Condo Ban Smoking? Lakefront Highrises Lead the Way

The first condominium to ban smoking, including inside private residences, was in the Gold Coast in 2010. Since then a handful of buildings have followed suit. Most recently, the board of two new luxury condominium buildings at 416-422 W. Deming Place
DNAinfo
added Jun 26, 2015 21:45
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[South Dakota] 'Breath of Fresh Air' Introduces Smoke-Free Housing Policy

The fourth annual Breath of Fresh Air workshop was held Wednesday to help Sioux Falls apartments and businesses become safer for tenants.
KDLT (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Jun 24, 2015 19:19
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[Illinois] Livingston County Housing Authority properties become smoke-free

Effective June 1, all Livingston County Housing Authority Properties became 100 percent smoke-free indoors and outdoors. “The board made the decision to become smoke-free in an effort to protect our residents, employees and visitors from the ha
My Web Times--Streator (IL) Times-Press
added Jun 7, 2015 21:46
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[Canada] Cigarette butt and a garbage pail of diapers to blame for massive condo fire: Edmonton fire chief

The blaze, which is expected to cost more than $16.3 million in building and property damage, is the second major Edmonton fire in less than a year caused by smoking material being carelessly thrown out...over the last five years, firefighters have respo
Metro (ca)
added May 25, 2015 23:20
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[California] Burlingame to consider smoking ban in apartments

Officials say the impetus for considering the policy, which will be discussed at the City Council meeting Monday, May 18, is to protect apartment residents from exposure to secondhand smoke. Should the council direct staff to move forward with instituti
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added May 17, 2015 09:55
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[Massachusetts] Easton Housing Authority bans smoking in apartments

commissioners voted recently to institute a smoking ban inside housing units and common areas at all of the authority’s properties. Sharpe, 67, has smoked for about 30 years. “Seven years I’ve lived here and been able to smoke, now all of a sudden, boom,
Brockton (MA) Enterprise
added May 5, 2015 09:02
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[Massachusetts] Smoke ban being considered for Quincy public housing properties

The housing authority, which manages 938 state-funded and 650 federally funded residential units in Quincy, recently sent out a “Smoke-Free Housing Survey” to its tenants, a copy of which was obtained by The Patriot Ledger on Tuesday.
Quincy (MA) Patriot Ledger
added Mar 24, 2015 15:15
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[New York] Secondhand smoke a smoldering issue, especially in housing complexes

“Is smoke-free a trend? Absolutely,” said Realtor John Brown of Coldwell Banker Faith Properties. “Is smoke-free a trend in private pay, upscale rentals? Absolutely.” In large complexes just outside Utica, no smoking policies have been getting almost as
Herkimer (NY) Times Telegram
added Mar 18, 2015 14:54
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[Missouri] Columbia Housing Authority bans smoking in public housing

unanimously passed an addendum to its lease agreements Tuesday night banning smoking inside their residences. The addendum was introduced in a November notice to residents detailing the authority's drive to improve the overall health of its public housi
Columbia (MO) Missourian
added Mar 18, 2015 14:45
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[District of Columbia] How to confront a pot-smoking neighbor about the smell

#1: SPEAK DIRECTLY TO THE DWELLER / #2: ENLIST THE HELP OF MANAGEMENT / #3: WRITE A LETTER / #4: RENTERS... CONSULT YOUR LEASE / #5: TRY TO MITIGATE THE SMELL / #6: MAYBE IT'S TIME TO MOVE...
WTTG Fox 5 (Washington, DC)
added Mar 12, 2015 08:52
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