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[New Jersey] Smokers in North Jersey unfazed by proposed HUD public housing ban

“This is making great strides to protect all people from secondhand smoke and ‘thirdhand’ smoke,” said Karen Blumenfeld, executive director at Global Advisors on Smokefree Policy. “It’s impacting not only the tenants residing in that unit at that point i
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Nov 13, 2015 13:48
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[New York] Syracuse's public housing apartments going smoke-free next week

The ban will affect more than 5,000 people who live in 2,300 apartments. Tenants who violate the ban could face eviction, said Bill Simmons, executive director of the Syracuse Housing Authority...comes at the same time the federal government is moving to
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Nov 12, 2015 17:20
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[New York] Public Housing Nationwide May Be Subject to Smoking Ban

Smoking would be prohibited in public housing homes nationwide under a proposed federal rule to be announced...felt most heavily by the New York City Housing Authority, which is known as Nycha and houses more than 400,000 people in about 178,000 apartment
New York Times
added Nov 12, 2015 12:27
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[Nebraska] High Rise Fire Illustrates Shift to Smoke Free Housing

The Hall County Housing Authority had begun taking steps to go smoke free, before a deadly fire. Executive Director Rick Ruzicka said, "We've been moving towards a smoke free policy throughout our complex. This building and Golden Towers are the last o
Nebraska.tv - NTV ABC (Kearney, NE)
added Nov 11, 2015 00:17
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[Tennessee] Nashville targets apartments in smoke-free campaign

One smoker in a multi-unit home affects the other residents, too. That's why the Metro Public Health Department launched the Breathe Easy Nashville campaign Thursday, detailing the consequences of smoking in those multi-unit homes to property managers.
The Tennessean
added Oct 31, 2015 15:03
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[New York] Queens Councilman to propose smoking ban in NYC housing

Queens Councilman Donovan Richards’s proposal would slap the prohibition on units that get city subsidies, tax breaks, loans or cheap land after the legislation takes effect.
New York Daily News
added Oct 29, 2015 00:01
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[New York] Proposed bill would ban city-subsidized tenants from smoking in apartments

The bill, which is sponsored by Councilman Donovan Richards (D-Queens), would only apply to residential buildings that receive city subsidies for affordable housing, said Richards’ Deputy Chief of Staff Jerrel Burney. Richards noted it would also apply
New York Post
added Oct 28, 2015 23:59
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[New York] VIDEO: LIVE: HEALTH HOUSING INTEGRITY FORUM

The deadly health burdens of tobacco use and exposure are especially dire for the majority of New Yorkers who are rent burdened or otherwise vulnerable. Experts will discuss strategies to address NYC’s tobacco-related health disparities as well as efforts
City & State NY
added Oct 6, 2015 11:31
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[Arizona] More Valley apartment complexes becoming 'smoke free'

It's a growing trend in the Valley and across the country. More and more apartment complexes are converting to smoke-free communities. Mountain Park Apartment Homes in Ahwatukee is one of them. "I don't have to worry that when I come to the pool, or go
azfamily.com (Newschannel 3)
added Aug 30, 2015 21:42
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[Wisconsin] Regional Wrap: New trail, smoke-free apartments, consumer alert: More Dane County apartments going smoke free

The Tobacco Free Columbia-Dane County Coalition has helped more than 25 apartment complexes eliminate smoking in the last two years. “Smoke-free rental properties are definitely becoming the norm in Dane County,” said Nina Gregerson, assistant coalition
Sun Prairie (WI) Star
added Jul 29, 2015 11:55
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