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[Australia] CBD-wide smoking ban for North Sydney

Smokers will be asked to butt out of Sydney's second-largest CBD if the council gets it wish to create what is possibly a national-first smoking ban. North Sydney councillors this week unanimously passed a motion to ban smoking in every public place.
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Sep 26, 2018 16:04
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[Australia] North Sydney to ban smokers from lighting up on the street – becoming the country's first smoke-free district

North Sydney is set to ban smokers from lighting up in the street, becoming the first Council in the country to create a smoke-free district. Mayor Jilly Gibson made the recommendation to North Sydney Council who unanimously voted for the ban this week.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 26, 2018 00:59
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[Australia] 'How about getting crack off the streets first?' Residents slam 'unenforceable' smoking ban as locals fear the nanny state council may target eating and drinking next

Australia's first public smoking ban has been slammed online as 'ridiculous', 'unfair' and 'unenforceable' by smokers and non-smokers alike. Mayor Jilly Gibson made the recommendation to North Sydney Council who unanimously voted for the ban earlier thi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 26, 2018 00:55

Macau Galloping towards Deadline for On-Site Smoking Lounges

anticipating the filing in of as many as 600 applications seeking the permission of a smoking lounge construction. There are 39 casino venues currently in operation across Macau, but for the time being only as many as 16 of them have brought to light thei
added Sep 25, 2018 23:53
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North Sydney set to become Australia's first smoke-free CBD

In the eyes of North Sydney mayor Jilly Gibson, "NS" doesn't just stand for the name of her home, but also for "no smoking"... to make North Sydney the first smoke-free municipality in Australia. There are about 72,000 residents.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Sep 25, 2018 23:52
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[Texas] VIDEO: Bryan City Council looking at 'no-smoking ordinance'

The City of Bryan is looking at proposing a no-smoking ordinance like the one in College Station. The city council will talk about what that new ordinance may look like at Tuesday’s meeting, but some members say it's long overdue.
KBTX-TV/DT Channel 3 (Bryan, TX)
added Sep 27, 2018 16:11

[UK] EVERS: RIP smoking, a lethal pastime. But strangely, some of us will mourn it

Some of us will doff our hats at an age in which the cigarette was elegance, then edge, then transgression. And some of us will bow our heads to the time when we were young, and thought ourselves immortal.
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 25, 2018 15:27

[Ireland] CLARK: Cadging a cigarette a sure way to find out what is going on at work

Today’s offices are full of people staring at their screens at open-plan desks with headphones jammed unsociably over their ears to block out noise. And, thankfully, far fewer smoke. Design solutions Thus we are seeing a number of design “solutions” to m
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 24, 2018 22:26

[Wisconsin] Survey shows students, staff support tobacco-free UW-Madison campus

Tobacco-free would mean the use of cigarettes, all tobacco products, including chew and little cigars, and vaping products would not be allowed on campus, officials said. A survey conducted in October 2017 by the Tobacco-Free Columbia-Dane County Coalit
Channel 3000/WISC-TV Ch. 3 (Madison, WI)
added Sep 24, 2018 18:52

Toxic Thirdhand Smoke Still Lingers In A Casino Months After Ban

Thirdhand smoke, or the residue left behind from cigarette smoke, rested on surfaces in casinos for months, even after a smoking ban went into affect in Northern California, a study by scientists at San Diego State University found. Of course, the smokin
added Sep 23, 2018 16:04
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