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[Pennsylvania] Our View: Make public housing smoke-free

Their logic is perplexing: Second-hand smoke is dangerous enough to ban smoking among future residents. Yet second-hand smoke is not so dangerous that it should be banned for existing tenants. ... The Redevelopment Authority Board should be ashamed of it
Carlisle (PA) Sentinel
added Jan 20, 2013 10:37

[Washington] Smoke-Free Housing Pierce County reports 2012 successes

has 122 reasons to celebrate the year anniversary of its Smoke-Free Housing Pierce County program. Thea’s Landing was the 122nd property to join the Department’s registry that offers smoke-free multi-family housing choices to those who want to live in a
Tacoma-Pierce County (WA) Health Department
added Feb 13, 2013 20:54

[Massachusetts] Letter: Smoking ban works well ... at least in a dictatorship

I was overjoyed to hear that the authorities have decided to ban smoking in public housing. My concern is how they planned to enforce the new rule.
New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added Jan 18, 2013 07:57

[Rhode Island] Woonsocket Housing celebrates a smoke-free year

It has been exactly one year since a ban on smoking went into effect inside the seven city buildings operated by the Woonsocket Housing Authority, and although it was controversial at first, Executive Director Robert Kulik said he believes 99 percent of r
Cumberland (RI) Valley Breeze
added Jan 17, 2013 08:37
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[Minnesota] Apartment Complex in St. James Goes Tobacco Free in April

Starting April 1st. Park Apartments in St. James are telling residents to put out their cigarettes. The adopted policy bans smoking in all apartment units. Residents will be allowed to smoke on the patio and about 25 feet from the front door.
KEYC Television CBS 12 (Mankato, MN)
added Jan 17, 2013 08:04

[Pennsylvania] Carlisle residents complain about smokers in public housing complex

The Cumberland County Redevelopment Authority Board was approached by residents at one of its senior housing apartments calling for increased smoking restrictions. Smoking was banned last year in the One West Apartments in Carlisle.
Carlisle (PA) Sentinel
added Jan 15, 2013 13:03

[Washington] Mercer Island landlord tries to ban pot in apartment building

A Mercer Island landlord is trying to ban marijuana in a tony apartment building, raising questions about what's allowed under Washington's medical-marijuana law and new legal-pot law.
Seattle (WA) Times
added Jan 14, 2013 11:09

[California] Citywise: Fremont bans smoking in public places

The City Council has toughened Fremont's smoking restrictions, voting to ban smoking in outdoor areas within 25 feet of building entrances and windows. Other changes to the city's smoking ordinance include banning tobacco-product vending machines and re
Oakland (CA) Tribune
added Jan 12, 2013 10:59

[California] Fremont City Council Amends Smoking Ordinance

Last year, Fremont received a “D”, a grade not reflective of its commitment to public health. In response, the Fremont City Council took immediate and purposeful action to revise the Smoking Ordinance by prohibiting smoking in public places and in places
City of Fremont (CA)
added Jan 12, 2013 11:08

[Vermont] Smokeless public housing could be trend

Buildings owned by the Housing Trust of Rutland County have gone smoke-free, and the Rutland Area Prevention Coalition is talking to private landlords about enacting similar measures.
Rutland (VT) Herald
added Jan 11, 2013 08:35
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