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[Minnesota] SMITH: Rice County Fair Board makes right call in designating smoking areas

We see this new policy as a win-win situation for smokers and non-smokers alike. If somebody wants to smoke, they simply have to find a designated area, which fair officials say will be numerous and easy to locate. The Rice County Fair should be an event
Faribault (MN) Daily News
added Jun 1, 2016 19:56

[Utah] Op-ed: Salt Lake is past due for eliminating airport smoking

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, the Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights and the Utah Tobacco Free Alliance applaud Biskupski for her pledge to put the health of all travelers and airport employees first and eliminate all indoor smoking at
Salt Lake Tribune
added May 27, 2016 18:52

[Ohio] UA organization recommends on-campus smoking only in designated areas

The University Council at the University of Akron this week overwhelmingly passed a recommendation to ban smoking and use of other tobacco products — including e-cigarettes — except in specified areas. UA Director of Recreation and Wellness John MacDonal
Akron (OH) Beacon Journal
added Apr 16, 2016 10:43

[Ohio] Health committee considers policy to make campus tobacco-free as survey discovers concerns linger about smoke, odor

Efforts to make the University of Akron campus smoke-free in the near future may go up in a puff of smoke. The results of a recent campus survey on the school’s smoking policy don’t support a ban on all on-campus smoking. More than half of the 5,000 peopl
Akron (OH) Beacon Journal
added Apr 1, 2016 20:22

[New Jersey] Lawmakers want to restrict smoking at Jersey beaches, parks

The state Legislature has reintroduced a bill that was vetoed by Republican Gov. Chris Christie in 2014. It would ban smoking at publicly owned beaches and parks but would enable municipalities to set aside 15 percent of the beach or park as a designate
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 19, 2016 17:37

[California] CHOW: Campus smoking ban would match other CA colleges

The FHDA district is surveying students and staff to determine their opinions on the district smoking policy, with the intention of eventually making De Anza and Foothill colleges completely smoke-free.
La Voz Weekly (De Anza College)
added Feb 2, 2016 14:31

[Minnesota] Fair, county board discuss smoke-free policy on fairgrounds

Roggenbuck recommended the fair board reduce the number of designated smoking areas on the grounds. “During the fair, when you start outlining these areas and coloring them yellow, it’s about 25 percent of our fairgrounds, which in my opinion is high,” sh
Owatonna (MN) Peoples Press
added Nov 14, 2015 02:17

[Arizona] First tobacco-free Coconino County Fair

In previous years, Flagstaff’s Parks and Recreation department assigned a designated area in which people could smoke, but this year that area has been moved outside the fairgrounds to Navajo Ramada. “We’re trying to create a healthy, family-friendly en
Arizona Daily Sun
added Sep 5, 2015 15:37

[UK] Smoking now banned at Worcestershire acute hospitals

A ban on patients and visitors lighting up anywhere at Worcestershire Royal Hospital, Kidderminster Hospital and Redditch’s Alexandra Hospital came into force today. Although each site previously had designated smoking shelters – which have now been di
Worcester News (Newsquest [Worcester) Limited] (uk)
added Jun 20, 2015 21:47

[Canada] Human rights hearing granted for B.C. pot smoker who wants to puff weed at his local Legion

A medical-marijuana user who believes he has the right to puff weed in the designated smoking area of his local Legion can have his case heard by the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal.
Vancouver (BC) Province
added May 6, 2015 14:08
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